According to The Intercept, a prominent national security reporter for the Los Angeles Times “routinely submitted drafts and detailed summaries of his stories to CIA press handlers prior to publication…explicitly promising positive news coverage and sometimes sending the press office entire story drafts for review prior to publication.”
Right now, we consider this a scandal.
But what if reporters were legally mandated by law to do this?
What if they resisted? What sort of world would that look like?
If that piques your interest, you might want to try checking out this book that was just released.