M Stanton Evans
Historical Period: The 20th Century and Beyond
- Stanton Evans was the former editor of The Indianapolis News and founding director of the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C.
The Journalism Center is dedicated to teaching young journalists not only the technical skills of their trade, but a deep understanding of the issues they will be covering. More than 1,300 young journalists have trained at the center, and have gone on to jobs at all the major news channels, magazines, and newspapers across the country. Evans was a columnist for the Los Angles Times Syndicate and a commentator for CBS radio-TV, NPR, and the Voice of America. He authored seven books, the latest entitled The Theme is Freedom.
Watch the OLL Video The Intellectual Portrait Series: A Conversation with M. Stanton Evans