June 8, 2010

Boy Journalists at War


I have to admit, I have always admired the bravery of the journalist, who goes into battle with a camera and pad, more than the soldier, who goes into battle with a gun.

Cholon, Vietnam
1968, photographer Rozier
from A Very Personal War

3 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Yeah. The pen may be mightier than the sword but it's not of much use in a bombing attack.

Steph(anie) said...

Journalists must think they're invisible or somethin'.

downtown guy said...

"Now we'll have news from hell before breakfast."