Remembering John C. Quinn

John C. Quinn

The Newseum and the Newseum Institute mourn the loss of John C. Quinn, a distinguished journalist, former deputy chairman of the Freedom Forum and co-founder of the Chips Quinn Scholars diversity in journalism program.
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Newseum Exhibit Tells the Story of the Gay Rights Movement

Stonewall Inn

The exhibit will open March 2019, marking the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn raid, which sparked the ongoing struggle for gay rights.
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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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Newseum Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Newseum Opening Day

The Newseum first opened its doors at its Arlington, Va., location on April 18, 1997.
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Diverse Opinions Spark Conversation at “The President and the Press”

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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2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners Announced

Speaking from Columbia University in New York, Pulitzer Prize Administrator Mike Pride lauded the “vigorous free press” and its role in our democracy.
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Sean Spicer and Kellyanne Conway Join Newseum for Special Program

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer

The program, which will be live-streamed from the Newseum, will explore the Trump administration’s relationship with the press.
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FBI General Counsel James Baker to Speak with Newseum CEO at SXSW

CEO Jeffrey Herbst and FBI General Counsel James Baker

Baker and CEO Jeffrey Herbst will discuss the challenges of protecting First Amendment rights while maintaining national security.
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Newseum to Host Special Program on the Trump Administration’s First 100 Days

Trump at news conference

The program will convene members of the press, government officials and First Amendment advocates to discuss First Amendment challenges in the early days of the current administration.
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Newseum Nights Series Returns on April 7

The after-hours event series will kick off with “Newseum Nights: In Bloom,” a celebration of Washington, D.C.’s annual cherry blossom festival.
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