Live from the Newseum

Live From the Newseum

Madeleine K. Albright

The Future of Religion and Diplomacy

March 3, 2015 @ 9:30 am
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright will join experts from the Office of Religion and Global Affairs to discuss the ways the State Department is integrating religious actors and institutions into U.S. Foreign Policy.

The Council on American-Islamic Relations

Free Speech and Free Press: Laws, Limits and Liberty

March 5, 2015, 12 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Newseum Institute and the Council on American-Islamic Relations present a town hall discussion on how societies and lawmakers around the world are struggling over where — and if — to draw the line on free speech and free press protection.

From left: Nora Fitzgerald and Misha Friedman

Crackdown in the New Russia: LGBT rights in Russia and Crimea

March 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
The Religious Freedom Center of the Newseum, in collaboration with the Pulitzer Center, presents “Crackdown in the New Russia: LGBT rights in Russia and Crimea,” the second installation of the “Faith, Freedom, Sexuality & Silence” series..

Portrait of James Madison, the fourth President of the United States

2015 National Freedom of Information Day Conference

March 13, 2015, 8:15 a.m.
The annual Freedom of Information Day Conference brings together access advocates, government officials, judges, lawyers, librarians, journalists, educators and others to discuss timely issues related to transparency in government and freedom of information laws and practices.

Larry King

A Life in Broadcasting: A Conversation With Larry King


March 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
In a special members-only event at the Newseum, legendary broadcaster Larry King recounts some of the biggest stories and interviews of his career. The program also incorporates footage of King’s most famous interviews.