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    Political Polarization

    Former government officials, academics, and journalists talked about the causes of political polarization in America and the erosion of bipartisanship in government. Panelists included…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Facebook: ‘Suppressing’ Conservative News?”…

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    Progressive Media Organizations in 2016

    Amy Goodman, host and executive producer of "Democracy Now!" talked about her program’s liberal niche in the media landscape, the importance of independent media, and her views on…

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    2016 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    Journalists, politicians, and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner. President Obama and comedian Larry Wilmore made humorous remarks about…

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    2016 White House Correspondents Dinner

    Patrick Gavin spoke by Skype about the history and role of the White House Correspondents' Dinner. He was the producer and director of the 2015 documentary about the dinner, Nerd Prom:…

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    Toner Prize for Excellence Awards Dinner

    President Obama called on journalists to continue to probe and ask tough questions of political leaders at a time when financial and social pressures were changing the way media…

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    Kid Reporters

    Kaitlin Clark was interviewed on the C-SPAN Bus in Manchester, New Hampshire, about her job as a “kid reporter” for the Scholastic News. The interview took place February…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “How is social media changing politics?"The question was derived from a Politico Magazine article by Nicholas Carr titled, "How…

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    Republican Leadership Summit, Media Panel

    Joe Scarborough moderated a panel discussion of media in the 2016 election campaigns. This was part of the New Hampshire Republican Party’s “First in the Nation”…

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    Communicators with Amy Mitchell

    Amy Mitchell talked about political polarization and its relationship with media-viewing habits. She discussed a recent study from the Pew Research Center that showed committed…

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    White House Press Secretaries

    White House press secretaries from the Ford, Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Clinton, and Obama administrations talked about how the position changed over time and the difficulties they faced…

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    Reporting from the White House

    White House correspondents shared their experiences covering presidents from Jimmy Carter to Barack Obama. The first panel of former correspondents discussed some of the changes since…

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    Faith and Freedom Coalition, Herman Cain

    Herman Cain spoke at the Faith and Freedom Coalition’s “Road to Majority” policy conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. He attacked the Obama…

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    Christian Science Monitor Breakfast with Jay Carney

    Outgoing White House Press Secretary Jay Carney talked with reporters at a “Monitor Breakfast” held by the Christian Science Monitor at the St. Regis Hotel. His last…

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    Book Discussion on Henry Hotze, Confederate Propagandist

    Lonnie Burnett, editor of the book Henry Hotze, Confederate Propagandist, talked about the writings of Mr. Hotze, who was a journalist and editor that lived in Mobile, Alabama, for…

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    Q&A with Stuart Taylor

    Author and journalist Stuart Taylor responded to C-SPAN’s “Q&A” interview with William D. Cohan that aired April 20, 2014, in which Mr. Cohan talked about his book…

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    Media Coverage of Religion

    Jane Little, a British writer and broadcaster who became the first religious affairs correspondent for the BBC World Service, delivered the keynote address at a University of Colorado…

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    Washington Classroom with Ruth Marcus

    Students from the Washington Center, George Mason University in Virginia, and Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, participated by broadband feed in a distance learning…

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    Media Coverage of Lobbying

    Ron Elving, senior Washington editor for NPR News, spoke about the media coverage of lobbing and the relationship between lobbyists and the press. Toics included the relationships of…

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    Inside the Obama Administration

    Paul Brandus, founder and editor-in-chief of West Wing Reports, talked about President Obama’s White House and its relationship with the press. He reacted to a video clip of the…

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