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Ed Murrow:  What’s in a Name?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/ed_murrow_whats_in_a_name_20051021

On April 27, 1965, my father told me, "The man you were named after died today." I was stunned: "Who was it?" My dad, a Brooklyn teacher who'd belonged to a black-listed group and had refused to sign a loyalty oath, replied, "Edward R. Murrow."

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