I would like to talk instead about the obligational twin—that is the necessity, indeed, in my estimation, the duty, which all government officers have, and particularly in those matters which the military shares with the State Department in responsibility, to find ways of informing the American people about what is being done in their name, in a manner that does inform but does not hamper or cripple the policies.
Manning, Robert J.
"The Free Press in a Democratic Society,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 16
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol16/iss2/2