Campaign 2016

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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Hillary Clinton Delivers First Post-Election Address at the Newseum

Hillary Clinton

Clinton was honored by the Children’s Defense Fund in an event hosted at the Newseum on Nov. 16.
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News Ratings Trumped Credibility

Trump Triumphs

After one of the nastiest and most divisive presidential campaigns in recent memory, business tycoon Donald Trump is president-elect of the United States.
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Newseum Hosts Panel on Civility in Presidential Election Discourse

Civility in Presidential Election Discourse

The waitlisted program explored the “normalization” of political vitriol and how students can play a leading role in reviving civil conversation.
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Media Soul-searching in Store After Election

CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect

The media’s failures covering the 2016 presidential campaign should offer painful but valuable lessons for future political coverage.
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Newseum Features Groundbreaking Campaign Analytics Tool

Electome

The Electome sheds light on relationship between Twitter trends and media coverage during the 2016 election.
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Second ‘BuzzFeed Brews’ Event Addresses Jobs, Labor Laws

BuzzFeed Brews @ the Newseum

On Oct. 20, BuzzFeed editor-in-chief Ben Smith interviewed Neera Tanden, president and CEO of the Center for American Progress, in the Newseum’s Knight Conference Center.
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#MyVote Campaign and Election Day Programming at the Newseum

CNN #MyVote

On Election Day the Newseum will host CNN’s #MyVote camper and a one-of-a-kind immersive virtual projection on the front of the building.
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21st Century Threat to Press Freedom

21st Century Threat to Press Freedom

The threat to press freedom in the 21st century looks a lot like 19th century vigilante justice.
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Two Election Exhibits at Newseum Named Among Nation’s Top Five

CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect

“CNN Politics Campaign 2016” and the upcoming “Louder Than Words” were recently named among the nation’s top five election-themed exhibits by Philadelphia’s official visitor and travel site.
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