Edward R. Murrow's "Harvest of Shame" - CBS



Original "Harvest of Shame" documentary (not undercover but highly influential in subsequent efforts that involved the 'worked as' technique) and a follow-up fifty years later, both by CBS News.


    Media History

    The reporting was intended for these media types: Television

    Effects and Outcomes

    "Harvest of Shame is considered one of the most important documentaries ever made. It chronicles the lives of migrant workers. Fifty years later, another CBS Reporter revisited the subject.

    Articles, Books, Video/Film

    • December 31, 1969