National Press Club (U.S.)
Most widely held works about National Press Club (U.S.)
Most widely held works by National Press Club (U.S.)
Dateline: Washington; the story of national affairs journalism in the life and times of the National Press Club by National Press Club (U.S.) ( Book )
5 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Shrdlu; an affectionate chronicle, National Press Club, Washington, 50th anniversary, 1908-1958 by National Press Club (U.S.) ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Are we safer in the dark? a Sunshine Week national dialogue on open government & secrecy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Panel of experts discuss open government versus government secrecy, the impact on individuals and communities and what members of the public can do to express their opinions.
Women's lib vs. the press: Germaine Greer addresses the National Press Club ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Author of The Female Eunuch speaks to the National Press Club on the inequality of women's news coverage.
Abortion debate at the National Press Club by Faye Wattleton ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
In an insightful, hard-hitting confrontation Faye Wattleton, president of Planned Parenthood, and Jack Willke, head of the Right-to-Life Committee, present their views on abortion. They discuss free choice, rights of the fetus, contraception, and sex education. Concludes with a question-and-answer session.
Elie Wiesel at the National Press Club by Elie Wiesel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Noted author, Holocaust survivor, and chairman of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council Elie Wiesel discusses attempts by journalists in World War II to tell the world what was happening in Germany and describes his own mission to ensure that people will never forget the Holocaust.
Dan Rather on government and the media by Dan Rather ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
News anchorman Dan Rather shares his views on relations between the news media and government. Topics include: public and private criticism of the press, efforts by the Reagan administration and Congress to restrict public access to government information, the differences between broadcast and newsprint jounalism, fairness and objectivity in newscasting, and the degree to which the news media is manipulated for publicity purposes.
Congresswoman Bella Abzug a fiery speech on woman's rights and political power ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
National Press Club of Washington : [directory by National Press Club (U.S.) ( Serial )
in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Harding in Canada ( Book )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Coretta Scott King at the National Press Club by Coretta Scott King ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
King speaks on non-violent social change.
A. Graham Down who is killing excellence in America's schools by A. Graham Down ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A. Graham Down, president of the Council for Basic Education, talks about the need to develop common objectives for all students, regardless of social class or career objectives. He also discusses the limitations of standardized tests and the need to evaluate students based on ability to write, think, and analyze problems. In conclusion he decries what he sees as America's love affair with job training rather than education.
Supreme Court Justice Warren Burger by Warren E Burger ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger gives a history of the creation and ratification of the United States Constitution and describes the role of this document in daily judicial decisions. Concludes with a question-and-answer session.
Stanley Karnow at the National Press Club by Stanley Karnow ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
In a speech presented to the National Press Club, Karnow looks back on the Vietnam experience and explains why the U.S. got involved, what went wrong, and how to avoid "another Vietnam."
H. Ross Perot at the National Press Club by H. Ross Perot ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Texas businessman H. Ross Perot shares some practical suggestions on improving the quality of public education. He stresses the theme of a fully developed intellect and answers questions on gifted children, tuition tax credits, TV and creativity, textbook censorship, and the advantages of small schools.
Dr. Helen Caldicott at the National Press Club by Helen Caldicott ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
After a brief speech by Sen. Edward Kennedy repudiating a news release about the speaker, nuclear freeze advocate and president of Physicians for Social Responsibility Helen Caldicott speaks bluntly about the effects of nuclear war and the Reagan administration's nuclear arms policy. Concludes with a question-and-answer session.
Carl Sagan--star wars or mission to Mars by Carl Sagan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Astronomer and physicist Carl Sagan points out the dangerous flaws of President Reagan's star wars program and calls for a joint US-USSR mission to Mars. He then answers questions on controversial issues, including creationism, the militarizing of space, and how to improve science reporting and education.
Year book, National Press Club of Washington by National Press Club (U.S.) ( Serial )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
James Baldwin--the world I never made by James Baldwin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
In this address, author and civil rights activist James Baldwin asserts that dangerous myths of cowboys, Indians, Communists, the simple-minded man as virtuous role model, and noble savages transformed into happy darkies, have created a system of ideas and thoughts which make reality hard to grasp. He then responds to questions about racism and the image of Black males.
Ralph Nader at the National Press Club by Ralph Nader ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Nader speaks on the "mega-corporate world of Ronald Reagan", stating that the Reagan administration consistently supports big business to the detriment of the public interest.
Abortion--Moral and ethical aspects African Americans--Civil rights Associations, institutions, etc. Biography Censorship Competency-based education Constitutional history Directories Discoveries in geography--International cooperation Discrimination Economic policy Education--Aims and objectives Feminism Freedom of information Government and the press Government information Harding, Warren G.--1865-1923 History Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) International relations Interviews Israel Journalism Journalism--Political aspects Journalism--Social aspects Journalism--Societies, etc. Journalistic ethics Journalists Mars (Planet) National Press Club (U.S.) Nuclear arms control Nuclear warfare--Environmental aspects Nuclear warfare--Physiological effect Periodicals Political and social views Political science Press Public schools Race relations Security classification (Government documents) Social history Soviet Union Strategic Defense Initiative Sunshine Week Television broadcasting of news--Objectivity United States Vietnam War (1961-1975) Washington (D.C.) Women's rights World War (1939-1945)
National Press Club of Washington
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