When it comes to our freedoms, is a C+ grade good enough?

First Amendment

In a report card issued by the First Amendment Center of the Newseum Institute, the First Amendment gets a barely passing grade.
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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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Teaching Students to Fight Fake News

Fighting Fake News: How to Outsmart Trolls and Troublemakers

New class through NewseumED teaches school groups about media literacy. 
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Newseum Hosts Premiere of Documentary “Inside the FBI: New York”

FBI event

The screening was followed by a discussion with Newseum CEO Jeffrey Herbst, FBI Director James Comey and executive producer Marc Levin.
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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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CBS News Interviews Photographer Carol Guzy at Newseum

Carol Guzy

The morning segment showed Guzy’s Pulitzer Prize–winning photographs in the Newseum’s Pulitzer Prize Photographs Gallery.
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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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Martin Baron to Receive 2017 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media

Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron

The award will be presented by the Freedom Forum, the Newseum Institute and the University of South Dakota on June 19.
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