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Joel Simon, Weissberg Chair in International Studies, 2018/19

Freedom of the Press (March 18-23, 2019)

Joel Simon
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Friday, March 22, 7:30 pm, Eaton Chapel

Freedom of the Press. Lecture by Joel Simon

Saturday, March 23, 10:00 am -12:00 pm, Moore Lounge

Valuing Fact and Truth in the Age of Fake News.  A panel discussion with:

Joel Simon has been the executive director of Committee to Protect Journalists since 2006. Simon has led the organization through a period of expansion, helping to launch the Global Campaign Against Impunity, establish a Journalist Assistance program, and spearhead CPJ's defense of press freedom in the digital space through the creation of dedicated Technology Program. Read more about Simon here...

Other events in the series:

Weissberg Fall Film Series

  • Monday, October 29, 7:00 p.m., Richardson AuditoriumFrame by Frame
  • Monday, November 5, 7:00 p.m., Richardson Auditorium. Reportero
  • Monday, November 19, 7:00 p.m., Richardson Auditorium. Forbidden Voices