Freedom of the Press
Mr. Shaw spoke about the need for aggressive government action to reduce poverty and violence in the U.S. He suggested that the election of President Clinton meant that the country wanted domestic change.
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Free Expression and Global Media
Mr. Rushdie spoke about free expression and freedom of the press. He discussed the problems he has…
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Heroes and Heroines in Free Expression
The panel discussed role models, heroes, and heroines in perserving the freedom of expression.
The Newseum and the Free Press
Charles Overby talked about Washington’s newly re-opened Newseum and the latest free press issues. He also…