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Weekly tasks or assignments (Individual or Group Projects) will be due by Monday and late submissions will be assigned a late penalty in accordance with the late penalty policy found in the syllabus. NOTE: All submission posting times are based on midnight Central Time.
You are a Public Information Officer with the Department of Defense. The military is mobilizing for an impending battle, and there is discussion regarding the media accompanying the units as they conduct combat operations. This operation may take several weeks, and the reporters want to send in updates every few hours.
The general in command of the troops would like a report on the pros and cons of attaching reporters to units.
Prepare a report that discusses the positive aspects of this action and the potential hazards.
Consider the 1st Amendment rights of the press and the need for operational secrecy.
Discuss compromises that might meet the needs of all parties.
This is your assignment. What is your question?