The Newsroom Recap: Mission to Civilize, Onward


“Willie Pete,” the talkiest Newsroom yet in this mildly improved second season, yakked its way through one question in particular: What does it mean to be a good soldier? Should the "don't ask, don't tell" soldier have kept quiet about his sexual orientation? Should Mitt Romney have scolded the bigoted voters who could help elect him? Should Nina Howard have published the story even though Will asked her not to? Should Jim keep quiet on a bus full of bullshit, for fear of being thrown off? Should Sloan not speak up about Lockheed Martin’s drone participation? Should a marine keep quiet about a (fabricated) chemical weapons strike? Read More....


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