Trailblazing woman journalist Helen Thomas passes away

Helen Thomas, whose sharp questions from the front row of the White House press room challenged and annoyed 10 US presidents, died at the age of 92. While Ms Thomas has drawn criticism for biased comments, she will be remembered by many as a pioneering woman journalist.

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/she-the-people/wp/2013/07/20/what-helen-thomas-taught-us/

 

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July 20, 2013