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National Press Club (U.S.)

Overview
Works: 364 works in 408 publications in 2 languages and 1,553 library holdings
Genres: Educational television programs 
Classifications: PN4899.W29, 071.53
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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 )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member 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 48 WorldCat member 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 WorldCat member 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 by Germaine Greer( Recording )

4 editions published in 1971 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author of The Female Eunuch speaks to the National Press Club on the inequality of women's news coverage
[National Press Club luncheon speech : Ashley Judd]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recording of the NPC Luncheon speech given by Ashley Judd on the topic of mountaintop removal coal mining
Abortion debate at the National Press Club by Faye Wattleton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member 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 29 WorldCat member 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
Harding in Canada( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Rather on government and the media by Dan Rather( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member 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 20 WorldCat member 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 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King speaks on non-violent social change
The underlying crisis : coercion vs. choice : address by Dean Rusk, Secretary of State, before the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., July 10, 1961 by Dean Rusk( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 16 WorldCat member 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
Stanley Karnow at the National Press Club by Stanley Karnow( Recording )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member 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."
Dr. Helen Caldicott at the National Press Club by Helen Caldicott( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member 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
Supreme Court Justice Warren Burger by Warren E Burger( Recording )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member 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
H. Ross Perot at the National Press Club by H. Ross Perot( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member 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
Carl Sagan--star wars or mission to Mars by Carl Sagan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member 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
James Baldwin--the world I never made by James Baldwin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member 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
Transcript of UNRRA Director General Laguardia's address to members of the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., 1:00 p.m., Friday, 10 May, 1946 by Fiorello H La Guardia( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dateline: Washington; the story of national affairs journalism in the life and times of the National Press Club
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controlled identityWomen's National Press Club (U.S.)

National Press Club of Washington

National Press Club of Washington, Washington, D.C.

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