Breaking Eggs for a Holodomor

  title={Breaking Eggs for a Holodomor},
  author={Ray Gamache},
  journal={Journalism History},
  pages={208 - 218}
  • Ray Gamache
  • Published 1 January 2014
  • History
  • Journalism History
The purpose of this article is to delineate the circumstances and contexts within which the denigration of Welsh journalist Gareth Jones occurred by offering a detailed chronology of the events surrounding the publication of his first Russian famine article on March 31, 1933, also the date of Walter Duranty's famine-denying article that denigrated Jones by name. The article also analyzes the sources that chronicle the reactions by Western news media, journalists who were involved, and official… 
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