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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Jeff Herbst Steps Down as Newseum President and CEO


The museum begins a strategic review to evaluate its finances and identify new ways to execute its mission.
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Celebrate Women’s Equality Day This Saturday at the Newseum

Women’s Equality Day

The day’s special programming will commemorate the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, which granted women the right to vote.
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Summer Fun Deal Ends Sept. 4!

Now through Sept. 4, kids 18 and younger get free admission to the Newseum.
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‘Freedom’ is best response to white supremacy hatemongers

Charlottesville protesters

Attempts to censor neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other hate groups is a betrayal of our nation’s core principles — not to mention ineffective and counterproductive.
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