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  • Free Speech Issues and the Internet
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    Free Speech Issues and the Internet

    Mr. Godwin talked about the inherent conflict between freedom of speech and privacy when using the Internet. Among the issues discussed were the types of personal information available on…

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  • Fairness in Reporting
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    Fairness in Reporting

    Mr. Overby discussed the importance of freedom of the press and also fairness in reporting. He discussed five aspects of fair reporting, accuracy, balance, completeness, detachment of…

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  • Minority Ownership and Management in Media
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    Minority Ownership and Management in Media

    Participants discussed the lack of racial diversity in the management and ownership of media organizations. They focused on how some advertisers discriminate against minority based stations…

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  • First Amendment and Student Journalism
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    First Amendment and Student Journalism

    Participants discussed student journalism and the extent that institutions should impose some amount of censorship or provide editorial guidance in the publication of school papers. After…

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  • Tobacco and Teen Smoking
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    Tobacco and Teen Smoking

    Representatives from congressional staff, the tobacco industry and an anti-tobacco advocacy group talked about tobacco and teen smoking. They discussed the problem of teen smoking and…

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  • Television Violence
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    Television Violence

    Ms. Heins and Mr. Knight talked about television violence and issus of child protection and censorship. According to a recent study, the number of programs containing violence on television…

    135 views
  • Science and Environmental Reporting
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    Science and Environmental Reporting

    Mr. Chappell and Mr. Hartz talked about science and environmental reporting. They discussed how different media cover those issues and the proper role for news media in covering those…

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  • College Journalists Roundtable
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    College Journalists Roundtable

    Panelists discussed the role of college newspapers and their importance on campus. They also talked about the First Amendment as it relates to journalism and college newspapers, especially…

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  • BibleBased Curricula in Public Schools
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    Bible-Based Curricula in Public Schools

    Guests discussed the use of the Bible as a text to teach history and literature in public schools in optional courses. This particular discussion arose from a course in a Fort Lauderdale…

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  • Free Air Time for Political Candidates
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    Free Air Time for Political Candidates

    Ms. Cochran and Mr. Ornstein talked about how free air time for political candidates would increase the fairness of campaigns and how this would work in practice from the broadcasting…

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  • Food Safety in the US
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    Food Safety in the U.S.

    Secretary Glickman talked about the role of the Department of Agriculture in ensuring U.S. food safety and reforms of the meat and poultry inspection system. He also talked about food…

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  • Business of News
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    Business of News

    Ms. Cochran and Mr. Loeb took part in this forum that looked at the business aspect of media outlets. They talked about the impact of corporate ownership on media organizations and how…

    24 views
  • Volunteerism
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    Volunteerism

    Several volunteerism advocates talked about the volunteerism summit in Philadelphia and the implementation of its goals. The guests talked about how groups and individuals can help their…

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  • Watergate 25th Anniversary
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    Watergate 25th Anniversary

    The panelists discussed the anniversary of the Watergate burglary in which five men broke into the Democratic Party headquarters in the Watergate building. President Nixon resigned just…

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  • News Industry Future
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    News Industry Future

    Panelists discussed the current and future of the news industry. They examined journalistic trends and new communicative technologies and what impact these will have on how news is…

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  • Tabloid Journalism and Talk Radio
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    Tabloid Journalism and Talk Radio

    Guests discussed the role of talk radio and tabloid journalism in providing information and their impact on the journalism industry and society as a whole. They also took questions from the…

    156 views