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    Truth, Trust and the First Amendment in the Digital Age
    7:30 am – 1:00 pm | April 6, 2018
    National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

    The First Amendment, a bedrock of our democracy, is facing challenges like never before. How severe are these tests in the digital age? Is the First Amendment strong enough to continue to protect a free press?
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    Is our Government too Open?
    7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | March 15, 2016

    A debate on transparency in the federal government between Professor Bruce Cain and Professor Charles Lewis, moderated by Barbara Petersen.
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    Nous sommes tous Charlie: A symposium on the issues of free speech
    12:00 am – 12:00 pm | February 3, 2015

    Millions of people have participated in unity marches in support of free speech since the killings at Charlie Hebdo, a satirical French magazine. Free speech is fundamental to a democracy. The citizens depend on journalists to report and comment, but did the cartoonists go too far? Should there be any limits on free speech?
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    Five Years Past/Five Years Forward: Next Steps for Sustaining Journalism
    September 09, 2013 | September 10, 2013

    Join us for RJI's Next Steps for Sustaining Journalism event and participate in shaping the future of our industry. You will be among a diverse group of thought leaders, practitioners, entrepreneurs and innovators. Breakout groups among you will tackle everything from new visions of storytelling, disruptive technologies, to re-energized business models. Your goal is to uncover and share insights that will shape RJI?s scope, mission, priorities, work ?and impact ? for the next five years.