First Amendment Award

Three women journalists talked about freedom of the press, the journalism industry, and the practice of journalism as a… read more

Three women journalists talked about freedom of the press, the journalism industry, and the practice of journalism as a profession. The also talked about public access to information, historical wartime restrictions on speech, and the influence of politics and partisanship on the practice of journalism. They spoke on the occasion of the Ford Hall Forum’s annual First Amendment Award. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
195599-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 23, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 24, 2006

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  • Dec 23, 2006 | 9:30pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 24, 2006 | 12:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
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