Events & Programs

George F. Will on ‘The Conservative Sensibility’

George F. Will
When: October 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Pulitzer Prize–winning columnist George F. Will talks about his new book, “The Conservative Sensibility.” In the book, Will writes that the Founding Fathers’ vision, articulated first in the Declaration of
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Inside Media ‘Adventures of a Young Reporter’

Peter Copeland
When: October 13, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Veteran journalist Peter Copeland talks about his new book, “Finding the News: Adventures of a Young Reporter,” which chronicles his career from night police reporter in Chicago to Washington bureau
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‘There’s No Crying in Newsrooms’

There’s No Crying in Newsrooms
When: October 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

The Freedom Forum Institute’s Power Shift Project marks the publication of the new book, “There’s No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned about What It Takes to Lead,” with
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Rise Up: A Conversation with CNN’s Don Lemon

Don Lemon
When: September 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

The Newseum continues its series of programs celebrating the “Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement” exhibit with an evening featuring CNN anchor Don Lemon. The program is the
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Power Shift Project Webinar: Do You Qualify as an Ally?

Power Shift Project
When: September 26, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: zoom.us, Webinar begins at 1 p.m. EDT

10 (of many) ways to earn that distinction This webinar provides practical insights for men who want to be allies to women, people of privilege who want to do more
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Power Shift Project Webinar: Do You Qualify as an Ally?

Power Shift Project
When: November 15, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: zoom.us, Webinar begins at 3 p.m. EST

10 (of many) ways to earn that distinction This webinar provides practical insights for men who want to be allies to women, people of privilege who want to do more
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‘When Islam Is Not a Religion: Inside America’s Fight for Religious Freedom’

Asma Uddin
When: September 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20001 USA

The Religious Freedom Center and Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) will host a celebration of the publication of Asma Uddin’s “When Islam Is Not a Religion: Inside America’s Fight
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‘American Heretics’ Film Screening

American Heretics: The Politics of the Gospel
When: September 6, 2019 @ 6:15 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20001

This event is sold out. Please contact Robin Guyse to see if you can get on the waiting list. rguyse@freedomforum.org. At what other point in our history has the line
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CNN’s Jim Acosta on Covering President Trump

Jim Acosta
When: July 13, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta talks about his new book, “The Enemy of the People: A Dangerous Time to Tell the Truth in America.” In the book, Acosta
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Trust, Journalism and Media Literacy

NAMLE
When: June 28, 2019 @ 9:15 am
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington DC 20001

To paraphrase Thomas Jefferson, an informed citizenry is vital for a free society to thrive. And yet, in today’s hypersonic media cycle, separating news from noise is becoming all the
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