Newseum Unveils Exhibit on Fake News

Fake News

The exhibit uses eye-opening examples to show how lies and misinformation influenced the 2016 presidential election.
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Newseum Partners With Facebook on Media Literacy Initiative

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

The partnership will allow the Newseum to reach an even wider audience with its resources on fighting fake news and misinformation.
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Capturing the Unabomber

Theodore Kaczynski

Newseum artifacts bring the Unabomber story to life for fans of the Discovery Channel series “Manhunt: UNABOMBER.”
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Hefner, Rolling Stone: Goodbye to two original free spirit, free speech icons

With the impending sale of Rolling Stone and the death of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, the sun sets on two champions for free expression.
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Patriotism, respect for flag cannot be ‘ordered’

This weekend’s “Take a Knee” controversy brings to mind failed efforts from our past to mandate patriotism.
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Inside the Unabomber’s Cabin

Sketch of the Unabomber

FBI Agent Terry Turchie, who supervised the UNABOM federal task force, tells and shows what agents encountered upon discovering Ted Kaczynski’s cabin in the Montana wilderness.
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JFK Photo Exhibit Returns to Newseum

Creating Camelot: The Kennedy Photography of Jacques Lowe

“Creating Camelot,” featuring intimate and iconic photos of President John F. Kennedy and his family, will open on Sept. 29.
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Newseum and Hirshhorn Launch Joint Series on Freedom of Expression

Ai Weiwei: Trace at Hirshhorn

This fall the Newseum will partner with the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden on a series of conversations on the role of art and free speech in the 21st century.
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NewseumED Class Receives National Attention

Fighting Fake News

A Washington Post reporter sat in on our “Fighting Fake News” class and documented students’ struggle to differentiate fact from fiction.
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The Moment the Unabomber’s Identity Was Discovered

Midway through the Discovery Channel’s new series, “Manhunt: UNABOMBER,” we revisit our 2016 program with the famous criminal’s brother, who helped uncover his identity.
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