"Smith became a pariah in the eyes of much of the world's press during the 1970s"
...as well as many millions of people worldwide. It also seems a bit of a cop out to assign his unpopularity to the media. This is an interesting topic though - at one stage I was planning a Military service of Gough Whitlam article about the former Australian PM's experiences in World War II. Nick-D (talk) 01:54, 2 May 2013 (UTC)
Well, I was going with what the source said, but you're right. Have changed to "Smith became a pariah in the eyes of much of the world during the 1970s". Thanks and keep well now! —Cliftonian(talk) 03:26, 2 May 2013 (UTC)