Digital Age and Investigative Journalism

Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate story, were among the featured speakers in a… read more

Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate story, were among the featured speakers in a panel discussion on investigative journalism and the digital age. Mr. Bernstein and Mr. Woodward recounted what happened and how they uncovered the facts in the scandal. Mr. Bernstein in his remarks called the story an assault on the U.S. democracy that simultaneously showed that the U.S. system of governance worked. Both agree that reporters should go after the power centers and hold them accountable, citing the Penn State sex abuse case as an example.

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305299-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 3, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 8, 2012

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  • Apr 03, 2012 | 3:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2012 | 10:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2012 | 2:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2012 | 3:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 2012 | 9:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 5:23am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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