Von: "Paul Stamler" <[log in to unmask]>
> The late Walter Cronkite, as a visible and ptominent journalist never
> publicly endorsed a candidate, and that's proper.
> But he was a member of an organization, the Screen Actors Guild labor
> union, which was and is part of the AFL-CIO, and the AFL-CIO has
> endorsed candidates and taken public positions since I was a kid, with
> no censure descending on Mr. Cronkite or any of his colleagues.
Mr. Cronkite's career as an on-camera reporter and anchorman would not
have been possible if he had not joined SAG, would it?