Tag Archives: Norman Chandler

Review: Privileged Son by Dennis McDougal (2001)

Subtitle: Otis Chandler and the Rise and Fall of the L.A. Times Dynasty After reading the uplifting story of The New York Times (The Power and the Glory), a book about the Los Angeles Times was downright depressing. Although Otis … Continue reading

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Review: The Powers That Be by David Halberstam

The Powers That Be could have been titled The Road to Watergate. First published in the mid 1970s, it details the rise of four national media: Time, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times and CBS television. The Powers That … Continue reading

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