The Brass Check: A Study of American Journalism By Upton Sinclair

Who owns the press, and why?

When you read your daily paper, are you reading facts, or propaganda? And whose propaganda? Who furnishes the raw material for your thoughts about life?

Is it honest material? No man can ask more important questions than those; and here for the first time the questions are answered in a book.

Herewith in pdf format is the whole of Upton Sinclair’s 1919 text. 100 years on and what has really changed in the answers to the above questions?


The Brass Check