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    Analysis of Presidential Debates

    Journalists and political communication scholars talked about analyzing presidential debates, focusing on what is important beyond “who won” and “who lost.” They…

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    30th Anniversary of Justice O'Connor's Appointment

    Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan participated in a forum with former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in celebration of the 30th anniversary of…

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    Breaking the Watergate Story

    Ms. Graham talked about her perspective on Watergate during a symposium marking the 25th anniversary of the Watergate burglary which lead to the resignation of President…

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    Defense and Prosecution of Classified Information Cases

    Panelists talked about investigating and prosecuting cases in which national security violations are alleged, concerns over privacy and free speech issues, the needs of law enforcement and…

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    Criminal Law, National Security, and the First Amendment

    Panelists talked about the intersection of criminal law, national security, and the First Amendment. Major topics included the Pentagon Papers, the AIPAC Espionage Act case, recent…

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    Michael Hayden Remarks

    Michael Hayden gave the luncheon address at a First Amendment Center day-long discussion entitled, “Criminal Law, National Security and the First Amendment.” He focused on the…

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    Women's Participation at the Supreme Court

    Panelists talked about the history of women lawyers, the challenges women face in the legal profession, and the role women lawyers have played in oral arguments before the Supreme…

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    Marbury v. Madison and Judicial Review

    U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice John Paul Stevens moderated a discussion on the crucial 1803 case of Marbury v. Madison that established a judicial right to review whether legislation…

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    Covering the U.S. Supreme Court

    Former Supreme Court reporter Linda Greenhouse talked about her career with retired Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. Walter Dellinger made introductory remarks, and Ronald…

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    Political History of the Willard Hotel

    The panelists discussed events that helped shape the history and solidify the legacy of this American landmark. The term “lobbyist” originated from business conducted at…

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    Book Discussion on The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate's Deep Throat

    Bob Woodward talked about his book The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat, published by Simon and Schuster. Former assistant director of the FBI Mark Felt recently…

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    Journalism Careers

    As part of the Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholarship and Conference Program, Mr. Kravitz will speak to high school seniors about making a difference through journalism. Among the…

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    Two Generations of Journalism

    John Seigenthaler, anchor of the NBC Nightly News weekend edition, interviewed his father, an author and founder of the First Amendment Center. The elder Seigenthaler related his…

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    Al Neuharth Award Dinner

    Mr. Hewitt received the Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Journalism. He spoke about his career in journalism, his experiences as director of “60 Minutes,” and the…

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    Democratic Party Issues

    Governor Dean talked about the future of the Democratic Party, his record as governor in Vermont, and reflected on his campaign for president. He also talked about the direction of the…

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    World Press Freedom Day

    Participants honored journalists who died while reporting the news as they marked World Press Freedom Day. Fifty-one journalists died during the year including seven in a one-week…

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    Book Discussion on LIFE: Century of Change

    Mr. Stolley discussed his new book LIFE: A Century of Change, America in Pictures 1900-2000, published by Little, Brown and Company. The book contains 721 photos and thematically…

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    Book Discussion on Alistair Cooke: A Biography

    Mr. Clarke talked about his book Alistair Cooke: A Biography, published by Arcade Publishing. The book is the first authorized biography of the BBC journalist and host of…

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    Gridiron Luncheon

    Governor Ridge spoke about Republican policy initiatives, party building efforts, and the prospects for winning the 2000 elections. He also commented on the Republican Party Convention…

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    Media Coverage of Presidential Primaries

    Polling experts and journalists talked about political polling in a campaign year. Among the issues they addressed were the accuracy of polls, what types of questions the media should…

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