(To know Gwen Ifill was to respect her, professionally and personally. She was a tireless worker who got to the truth and reported it honestly, warts and all. She died two years ago Tuesday. I still miss her. Frankly, broadcast journalism does, too. – Ken Feltman)
By Jeffrey Goldberg in the Atlantic, November 14, 2016
Gwen Ifill and I used to exchange hate mail on a semi-regular basis. Not our own, of course. I loved Gwen the way so many people, both in Washington and across the country, loved Gwen, and like so many people, I found myself broken by her death earlier this week.