Jose Antonio Vargas on Careers in Journalism

As part of a project sponsored by C-SPAN to encourage dialog between students and national figures, Jose Antonio Vargas talked to students… read more

As part of a project sponsored by C-SPAN to encourage dialog between students and national figures, Jose Antonio Vargas talked to students at Cardoza Senior High School in Washington, D.C. about careers in journalism, specifically at the intersection of politics and the Internet. He answered questions from the students.

Jose Antonio Vargas writes about the intersection of the internet and politics for the Washington Post. You can also find his work on his website, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Mr. Vargas was part of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team from the Washington Post that reported on the Virginia Tech shootings in 2007. A series of articles he wrote on Washington, D.C., residents living with AIDS is currently being developed into a documentary. close

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

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 25, 2009
Last Aired:
May 26, 2009

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  • May 25, 2009 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 26, 2009 | 4:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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