Newseum Announces Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as Free Expression Awards Presenter

NBA’s All-Time Leading Scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will present Free Expression Awards to Drs. Tommie Smith and John Carlos.
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Students Made Noise and Put the Best of the First Amendment on Display

Thousands of people and Newseum visitors put their First Amendment freedoms in action during the March for Our Lives weekend.
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Reflecting on the Newseum’s Time at SXSW 2018


The Newseum spent three days at SXSW in Austin presenting at sessions ranging in topics from the First Amendment to fake news.
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Newseum to Host Program on March 23 Featuring Student Journalists From Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

March For Our Lives

The Eagle Eye journalists will be in Washington, D.C., to attend the “March for Our Lives” rally the following day.
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‘Power to the Interns’: Creating Safer Newsrooms

See takeaways from the Newseum Institute’s “Power to the Interns” program, which focused on how universities and employers can prepare interns for work in a #MeToo world.
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Journalists Who Exposed Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace Presented with Free Expression Award

Thirteen journalists from four media organizations will accept the award at the April 17 ceremony.
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School walkouts in the wake of ‘Parkland’ — protected by the First Amendment or not?

Parkland student protests

As the youth movement around gun control gains steam, some schools have threatened students with suspension and other consequences if they protest on school grounds.
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Newseum Launches Initiative to Combat Sexual Misconduct in Media

Power Shift Project

Key findings identify workplace sexual misconduct as a real and urgent problem masked by silence and enabled by power imbalance.
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Newseum Opens “The Marines and Tet” Exhibit

The Marines and Tet

The exhibit includes tactile images and audio interviews with Marines who fought in the bloodiest battle of the Vietnam War.
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2018 Free Expression Awards Recipients Announced

1968 Olympics protesters, reporters who uncovered workplace harassment to receive Newseum’s Free Expression Awards.
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