Press Freedom Publications

Discussion Papers, International Affairs, Press Freedom, Publications, Uncategorized, War, Defense & Security,
The Pen vs the AK-47: the Future of Afghan Media Under the Taliban
September 8, 2021
Written just prior to the Taliban's rapid takeover of Afghanistan, this new report from Shorenstein Center Fellow Samiullah Mahdi provides an overview...
Discussion Papers, Journalistic Practice, Local News, News Business & Practice, Press Freedom, Public Interest Journalism, Publications,
The National Trust for Local News
October 4, 2020
Proposing a new framework for newspaper ownership and governance that leverages national capital markets and supports accountability and decision-making...
Discussion Papers, Environment, Health & Science, International Affairs, Journalistic Practice, Papers, Policy & Issues, Politics & Government, Press Freedom, Public Interest Journalism, Publications,
Conveying Truth: Independent Media in Putin’s Russia
August 10, 2020
A new report from Shorenstein Center Fellow Ann Cooper describes the origins and evolution of independent media in Russia from the late Soviet era to...
Audio & Video, Campaigns, Elections & Parties, Domestic Affairs, Government Institutions, Journalistic Practice, Media Business, News Business & Practice, Past Events, Press Freedom, Prizes & Lectures,
The Press Has Never Been More Vital to the Survival of Democracy: 2018 Theodore H. White Lecture by Jill Abramson and Jane Mayer
October 15, 2018
Renowned journalists Jill Abramson and Jane Mayer delivered the 29th Annual Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics, a conversation with Shorenstein...
Media Business, News Business & Practice, Past Events, Press Freedom, Publications,
South China Morning Post’s Gary Liu on Digital News and Transforming a Legacy Media Company
October 5, 2017
October 3, 2017— Gary Liu, CEO of the South China Morning Post, discussed the Hong Kong-based news outlet and its audience, and how he thinks about organizational...
Audio & Video, Media Business, News Business & Practice, Past Events, Press Freedom,
South China Morning Post’s Gary Liu on Digital News and Transforming a Legacy Media Company
October 5, 2017
October 3, 2017— Gary Liu, CEO of the South China Morning Post, discussed the Hong Kong-based news outlet and its audience, and how he thinks about organizational...
News Business & Practice, Press Freedom, Publications,
Marvin Kalb on Current Challenges to the Freedom of the Press
April 5, 2017
On March 30, 2017, Marvin Kalb, former Shorenstein Center director, delivered commentary on the threats to U.S. democracy posed by the Trump administration....
Audio & Video, News Business & Practice, Press Freedom,
Marvin Kalb on Current Challenges to the Freedom of the Press
April 5, 2017
On March 30, 2017, Marvin Kalb, former Shorenstein Center director, delivered commentary on the threats to U.S. democracy posed by the Trump administration....
International Affairs, News Business & Practice, Past Events, Policy & Issues, Press Freedom, Publications,
Masha Gessen on Russia and Trump, Media Coverage, and Conspiracies
March 28, 2017
March 28, 2017— Masha Gessen, author and New York Times contributing opinion writer, shared her views on Presidents Trump and Putin, and words of caution...
Audio & Video, International Affairs, News Business & Practice, Past Events, Policy & Issues, Press Freedom,
Masha Gessen on Russia and Trump, Media Coverage, and Conspiracies
March 28, 2017
March 28, 2017— Masha Gessen, author and New York Times contributing opinion writer, shared her views on Presidents Trump and Putin, and words of caution...