Heywood Broun Quotes

Christian ethics are seldom found save in the philosophy of some unbeliever.

Heywood Broun
Heywood Broun
  • Born: December 7, 1888
  • Died: December 18, 1939
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Journalist, Sportswriter, Columnist

Heywood Campbell Broun, Jr. was an American journalist. He worked as a sportswriter, newspaper columnist, and editor in New York City. He founded the American Newspaper Guild, later known as The Newspaper Guild and now as The NewsGuild-CWA. Born in Brooklyn, New York, he is best remembered for his writing on social issues and his championing of the underdog. He believed that journalists could help right wrongs, especially social ills.