Memorial Dedication to Fallen Journalists

Panel members discussed the risks journalists take in covering certain news stories. They also talked about, and video clips were… read more

Panel members discussed the risks journalists take in covering certain news stories. They also talked about, and video clips were shown of, the May 3 rededication when the names of the 59 journalists who lost their lives while covering conflicts around the world in 2005 were added to the Freedom Forum Journalists Memorial located in the center of Freedom Park adjacent to the Newseum. The memorial is rededicated each year in early May to mark World Press Freedom Day. The panelists answered questions from the high school students in the audience. At the end of the program the names of the 59 journalists were scrolled on the screen. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Susan Bennett Director Freedom Forum->International Programs
  • Bay Fang Correspondent U.S. News and World Report->Foreign Affairs
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Memorial Dedication to Fallen Journalists

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Program ID:
192364-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 5, 2006
Last Aired:
May 11, 2006

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  • May 05, 2006 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 06, 2006 | 4:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 08, 2006 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2006 | 1:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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