Daily Archives: 15 May 2007

Not a quill dipping into an almost empty bottle

Different professions have different emblems. Lawyers have the blindfolded lady carrying weighing scales. Doctors have the staff with two snakes. And so on. What could be an ideal symbol/motif/model for journalists and journalism? Something, say, which could be used next to our “Press” stickers? In Letters to a Young Journalist (Basic Books, 2006), Samuel G.…