Obama and Putin June 2013

A new paper by Celestine Bohlen, Fall 2014 Fellow and columnist at The International New York Times, explores the nature of the 2014 sanctions against Russia, their effects, and the resulting media coverage. Since 2014 the US and EU have…

Michele Norris

Data, Technology and Innovation in Government Seminar Series Led by Nick Sinai, Walter Shorenstein Media & Democracy Fellow, former U.S. Deputy Chief Technology Officer Topics will include smart cities, government digital services, privacy and data portability, data journalism, and more….

Nick Sinai

January 21, 2015 — “One of President Obama’s guests at this year’s State of the Union address was Kathy Pham, a health IT expert formerly of Google and IBM. Pham recently joined the federal government to make it easier for…

Alex Jones, director of the Shorenstein Center

A free press and public access to information and a broad range of ideas and opinions were considered so essential for a healthy democratic republic that the Founders included protection for freedom of the press in the First Amendment to…

Tuesday, February 3, 12 p.m."The Voters Speak Out: Expectations for 2016"Speaker Series with Peter D. Hart

Peter D. Hart is chairman of Hart Research Associates, a polling firm that has provided NBC News and the Wall Street Journal with polls since 1989. He is a frequent guest on Meet the Press, The Today Show and PBS NewsHour….