Martin Bell: Conflicts, Politics, and Poetry
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In the same way that Walter Cronkite was “the most trusted man in America,” Martin Bell represents journalistic integrity and straight talk to several generations of Britons.
Beyond his career as a reporter, Bell is a member of the Order of the British Empire who has also been elected to Parliament, an ambassador for UNICEF, and a tireless critic of the state of journalism.
Now Bell discusses his life, his war experiences, his brief political career, and his recent incarnation as a poet.
Co-sponsored by the English-Speaking Union.