Freedom Week

Journalist Rafael Marques: Targeting Corruption in Angola

Rafael Marques

On Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, the Newseum Institute presented a conversation with Angolan investigative journalist and human rights activist Rafael Marques, recognized with several international awards for his courageous reporting on conflict diamonds and government corruption.
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Digital Space: Freedom on the Net

Madeline Earp

On Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, Freedom House’s Madeline Earp discussed the organization’s annual report, Freedom on the Net, with a focus on China.
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China and the United States: A 21st-Century View

China and the United States: A 21st-Century View

On Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, the Newseum Institute presented a panel discussion on the political, economic and social ties between the U.S. and China, with a focus on the use of diplomacy and other means to support freedom of expression and religious liberty around the world.
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Freedom: From dream to reality, facing a tough path

Freedom certainly is the stuff of life for a democracy. For each of us living in the United States, it means freedom “from” — from fear, from harassment, imprisonment or worse, simply for holding unpopular views.
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China’s Political Prisoners

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With more journalists and dissidents jailed than any other country, China epitomizes the censorship of free expression. In light of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s meeting on Sept. 25 with President Barack Obama, the Newseum is offering a series of programs and exhibits highlighting China’s record on human rights and individual freedom.
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Reporting on Religious Persecution: A Global Challenge

Reporting on Religious Persecution: A Global Challenge

On Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, the Newseum Institute kicked off Freedom Week at the Newseum with a panel discussion featuring journalists and human rights advocates discussing the perils of reporting on threats to religious freedom around the world.
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Freedom Week kicks off at the Newseum

Welcome, President Xi

The Wall Street Journal published an editorial by Newseum president and CEO Jeffrey Herbst on the state of press freedom in China.
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Newseum to celebrate Freedom Week Sept. 21-26

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The Newseum Institute will present daily programs on free expression, human rights and religious liberty.
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