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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‘Cronkite Day’ Panel Discusses Legendary Newsman’s Legacy

Cronkite Century Celebration

The 100th anniversary of CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite’s birth was celebrated at the Newseum Sept. 29 with a day of special programs and documentary screenings that highlighted the milestones in his career.
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New Documentary Shows Charlie Hebdo Staff ‘Knew the Risks’

“Inside Charlie Hebdo” screening

The new documentary “Inside Charlie Hebdo” depicts a fateful 2006 editorial meeting of the French satirical newspaper where staffers joke about the consequences of their decision to reprint Danish cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.
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Public panel spotlights challenges, opportunities for First Amendment rights in the new information era

“Free Speech in the Social Media Era”

The Newseum presented the panel, “Free Speech in the Social Media Era,” on Sept. 14 in Palo Alto, featuring leaders from Carnegie Mellon University, Facebook and YouTube.
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Sens. Cory Booker and Mike Lee Kick off BuzzFeed Brews Discussion Series at the Newseum

BuzzFeed Brews @ the Newseum

The first interview in the monthly series focused on criminal justice reform, but also covered issues ranging from congressional gridlock to Colin Kaepernick.
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Media the Focus in CNN Program

“CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect” With Wolf Blitzer

CNN’s lead political anchor Wolf Blitzer moderated a lively discussion Sept. 19 in the Newseum’s Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater about the issues involved in the unprecedented 2016 election and the media’s coverage of it.
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Stories of freedom: Meet the illustrator behind “1776 — Breaking News: Independence”

Meet Tom Kaczynski, the illustrator of “1776 — Breaking News: Independence,” in this special video profile.
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Video: Lens on the Olympics

Pulitzer Prizes at 100: The Photographers

Photographers Ken Geiger and William Snyder discuss their coverage of past Olympic games, including their dramatic Pulitzer Prize–winning photographs of the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.
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CNN’s John King at the Newseum: ‘Expect the Unexpected’ on V.P. Picks

“Inside Politics” with CNN’s John King at the Newseum

A week before the start of the Republic National Convention, CNN’s John King led a discussion about the unpredictable 2016 presidential campaign.
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Philanthropist David M. Rubenstein on Freedom and the Newseum’s “1776” Exhibit

David M. Rubenstein with Newseum president and CEO Jeffrey Herbst

Rubenstein joined Newseum President and CEO Jeffrey Herbst on July 7, 2016, for a discussion on the significance and legacy of the American declaration of freedom.
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