Despite his past ethics issues, Dan Rather (pictured) is now teaching an online course focused on ethics in journalism.
That’s like Willie Sutton teaching a course on honesty.
regarding George W. Bush’s National Guard service that turned out to be fake.
In 2004, Rather came under fire after reporting on a series of unauthenticated documents regarding George W. Bush’s National Guard service that turned out to be fake.
The resulting firestorm cost Rather his position, undermined the credibility of CBS News and fueled the fortunes of political bloggers across the country.