Press Freedom Versus National Security

News editors talked about achieving a balance between press freedom and the public’s right to know versus and national… read more

News editors talked about achieving a balance between press freedom and the public’s right to know versus and national security. Some of the specific topics they discussed were National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs, and President Obama’s handling of the press. They responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Where Do We Go from Here?” was the final panel of “Sources and Secrets: A Conference on the Press, the Government and National Security,” held at The TimesCenter and presented by the George Polk Awards and The New York Times, in cooperation with CUNY TV, the Media Law Resource Center, and the Media Law Resource Center Institute. close

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

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Press Freedom Versus National Security

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Program ID:
318416-5
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 17, 2014
Last Aired:
Apr 21, 2014

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  • Apr 17, 2014 | 2:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 2014 | 11:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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