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Pegler, Westbrook

  • 1 Pegler, (James) Westbrook

    (1894-1969) Пеглер, (Джеймс) Вестбрук
    Журналист, автор постоянной колонки в нескольких крупных газетах. С консервативных позиций подвергал критике действия президента Ф. Д. Рузвельта [ Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (FDR)] и членов его администрации. В 1941 получил Пулитцеровскую премию [ Pulitzer Prize] за разоблачительные репортажи о коррупции в руководстве профсоюзов

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