• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NKRUMAH OF GHANA YESTERDAY (MONDAY) CALLED ON AFRICAN JOURNALISTS "TO LEAD THE FINAL TRIUMPHANT MARCH OF A CONTINENT TOWARDS OUR UNITY WHICH NO IMPERIALIST OR NEO-IMPERIALIST WILL EVER AGAIN BE ABLE TO ASSAIL."
    THE GHANAIAN HEAD OF STATE WAS FORMALLY OPENING THE SECOND CONFERENCE OF THE PAN-AFRICAN UNION OF JOURNALISTS.

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    PRESIDENT NKRUMAH OF GHANA YESTERDAY (MONDAY) CALLED ON AFRICAN JOURNALISTS "TO LEAD THE FINAL TRIUMPHANT MARCH OF A CONTINENT TOWARDS OUR UNITY WHICH NO IMPERIALIST OR NEO-IMPERIALIST WILL EVER AGAIN BE ABLE TO ASSAIL."
    THE GHANAIAN HEAD OF STATE WAS FORMALLY OPENING THE SECOND CONFERENCE OF THE PAN-AFRICAN UNION OF JOURNALISTS.HE WAS GIVEN A STANDING OVATION BY MORE THAN 100 JOURNALISTS AT THE END OF HIS SPEECH IN WHICH HE ATTACKED IMPERIALISM, NEO-COLONIALISM AND WESTERN NEWSPAPERS.THE CONFERENCE GOES ON 5 DAYS.

    HE ADDED IT WAS "PART OF OUR REVOLUTIONARY CREDO THAT WITHIN THE COMPETITIVE SYSTEM OF CAPITALISM THE PRESS CANNOT FUNCTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH A STRICT REGARD FOR THE SACREDNESS OF FACTS AND THAT THE PRESS THEREFORE SHOULD NOT REMAIN IN PRIVATE HANDS....."
    HE WENT ON: "UNDER THE PRESSURE OF COMPETITION FOR ADVERTISING REVENUE TRIVIALITIES ARE BLOWN UP, THE VULGAR EMPHASIZED, ETHICS FORGOTTEN AND THE IMPORTANT TRIMMED TO THE CLASS OUTLOOK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6ZKY3UP2ZYLDRFF3I82NVRR3M
    Media URN:
    VLVA6ZKY3UP2ZYLDRFF3I82NVRR3M
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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