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Chapter 5 Questions
* How is the Spanish-American War similar to more contemporary wars?
* What did you think of the role media played in this war? In general, do you think media pushes wars forward?
* Were Hearst and Pulitzer assets to the development of journalism? Why or why not?
* Where do you see the author’s editorializing in this chapter?