Washington Post Editor Martin Baron Receives Al Neuharth Award

The award, which honors lifetime achievement in the media, was presented to Baron last evening at the Newseum.
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2017 Free Expression Award Winners Honored at Newseum

Rip Patton

The Newseum and Newseum Institute recognized six individuals for their work defending and promoting the First Amendment.
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Diverse Opinions Spark Conversation at “The President and the Press”

Newseum event brought together top journalists and White House representatives to discuss the Trump administration’s relationship with the press.
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Newseum Hosts James Madison Award Ceremony

James Madison Award Ceremony

The award, which was presented to Sen. Jon Tester of Montana, honors those who protect and promote government transparency and open access to information.
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Speaks About Her New Book at Newseum Institute Event

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

She and three other presenters covered her “greatest hits” over the course of her legal career.
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Considering the Future of Journalism

Considering the Future of Journalism

On Nov. 15, the Newseum hosted a discussion with Richard Gingras, vice president of Google News, and Michael Oreskes, senior vice president of news and editorial director at NPR.
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ESPN anchor Chris Berman honored at Newseum

ESPN anchor Chris Berman honored at Newseum

Veteran ESPN sports broadcaster Chris Berman received the 2016 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media during a celebration held at the Newseum. The annual award was presented by the Newseum Institute during the weeklong Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference.
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Pear v. United States

The issues involved in the “Apple-FBI” iPhone controversy were argued Wednesday before a panel of First Amendment, cybersecurity, civil liberties and national security experts — and the verdict from audience members watching the mock Supreme Court session was split.
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Fallen Journalists Recognized at Newseum

Rededication of the Journalists Memorial

Family, friends and fellow journalists gathered in the Newseum’s Journalists Memorial June 6 to recognize 20 men and women from 11 countries who were killed in 2015 while covering the news and whose names were added to the memorial.
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Video: Charles Haynes on Recent State Religious Freedom Laws

Charles Haynes

In response to recent religious exemption laws that jeopardize LGBT rights, religious liberty expert Charles Haynes proposes common ground.
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