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Book Excerpt: Jorge Ramos’ ‘Take A Stand’
From TAKE A STAND: Lessons From Rebels by Jorge Ramos , published by arrangement with Celebra, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. Copyright © 2016 by Jorge Ramos. ONE Taking a Stand in 2016 “Are you an activist or a journalist?” I have been asked that
Freed Washington Post Reporter Gives Emotional Thanks to Colleagues, John Kerry
Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian , who spent more than 500 days in detention in Iran, spoke today at the official opening of the newspaper’s new headquarters, thanking his colleagues and Secretary of State John Kerry for working hard to secure his freedom. "I am happy to be home with you," he
Al Qaeda Job Application One Of Many Bin Laden Documents Released
Recently declassified documents from the Osama Bin Laden raid shed new light on his years in hiding.
Honoring Wounded Warriors
Our persons of the week it's not often we get to take you backstage was so meaning to wants tonight Bruce Springsteen Michael Wood Jon Stewart Louie CK. But they would be the first to tell you they are hardly the headliners here. Tonight they're helping us honor our heroes. How are persons of the
11 Questions - And Answers - About Election Day 2014
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ELECTION 2014: This has been called the election about nothing. But that misses the point entirely. The 2014 midterm election is in fact about everything. A hodgepodge of issues and interests are competing for...
Gunfire erupts at Canadian Parliament in Ottawa; Michael Brown autopsy results support cop's account; Journalism legend Ben Bradlee dies at 93
Gunfire erupts at Canadian Parliament in Ottawa leaving two dead; Michael Brown autopsy results support cop's account that Brown may have reached for gun; Washington Post Editor and journalism legend Ben Bradlee dies at 93.
Ben Bradlee, Top Washington Post Editor During Watergate, Dies At 93
Ben Bradlee , the legendary executive editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate era, has died, the newspaper reported on its website tonight. He was 93. A native of Boston, Bradlee began his career at the age of 20 in a grand fashion. He graduated from Harvard, got married to his first
June 1, 2005: Ted Koppel Interviews Ben Bradlee
Bradlee describes the pressure of reporting on the Watergate scandal for The Washington Post.
What Richard Nixon Said When He Resigned 40 Years Ago
On this day in history 40 years ago, Richard Nixon – facing all but certain impeachment amidst the Watergate scandal – announced his decision to resign as president. The Watergate scandal was touched off by the June 17, 1972 break-in of the Democratic National Committee’s headquarters...
Book Excerpt: 'Chasing Shadows' by Ken Hughes
Reprinted from Chasing Shadows: The Nixon Tapes, the Chennault Affair, and the Origins of Watergate by Ken Hughes by permission of the University of Virginia Press. For more information and to purchase the book, click here. INTRODUCTION What more could we possibly need to know about Watergate? ...