HISTORY. OF JOURNALISM. BIRTH of journalism. History of JOURNALISM=history of TECHNOLOGY Every society spreads news… Story of Marathon (490 B.C.) Wandering minstrels (middle ages 400’s-1400’s). 1400’s. Printing press (around 1440) Gutenberg (Johann). 1500’s. CENSORSHIP! Henry VIII
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.