The Press

‘In all my life, I have treated the press with marked contempt and remarkable success.’ Robert Menzies, Prime Minister of Australia

‘We’re like the guys who sweep up behind circus elephants. That’s all we have dropped on us.’ Adam Clymer, US White House press 1974

‘It is expecting too much of any politician to be sincerely interested in the free flow of information.’ Graham Perkin, Editor, Melbourne Age 1974