journalism

Newseum Unveils New Journalism Artifacts

The artifacts are central to two prominent and recent incidents involving press freedom in the United States.
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Pioneering Journalist’s Story Told for the First Time

Lowell Thomas

Journalism professor and Newseum historian Mitchell Stephens to publish a biography of newscaster Lowell Thomas.
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Newseum’s ‘Today’s Front Pages’ Exhibit Goes Dark

WithoutNews

On Monday, as part of its #WithoutNews campaign, the Newseum also recognized journalists who died covering the news in 2016.
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Freedom House and Newseum Unveil 2016 World Press Freedom Map

World Press Freedom Map

United States, Turkey, Russia and others on watch list for 2017.
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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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Considering the Future of Journalism

Considering the Future of Journalism

On Nov. 15, the Newseum hosted a discussion with Richard Gingras, vice president of Google News, and Michael Oreskes, senior vice president of news and editorial director at NPR.
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Now Trending: Hoaxes and Fake News

moon hoax

In 1835, fake news and hoaxes were designed to entertain and sell newspapers. Today, the proliferation of misinformation is intentionally meant to sway minds and influence public opinion.
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Silicon Valley, White House South Lawn Among Recent Newseum Stops

Free Speech in the Social Media Era

Newseum plays an important role in the debate over free expression issues at the intersection of journalism and technology.
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Sean Penn Pens a Scoop

Rolling Stone

The Oscar winner’s Rolling Stone interview with drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is stirring a debate over journalistic ethics.
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