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Certified Angus Beef and Duckhorn wine featured at Oct. 29 dinner

Enjoy amazing wines and top flight Certified Angus Beef at a multi-course dinner Oct. 29 at the Fourth Estate restaurant at the National Press Club.

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Award-winning actor Sean Astin discusses political radio show, career, 6:30 pm Oct. 27

Award-winning actor, director, voice artist, producer and radio show host Sean Astin comes to The National Press Club at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 27 to discuss his political radio show, "Vox Populi," as well as his career in the entertainment industry.

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No 'silver bullets' to solving society ills, Kristof tells Book Rap

There are no easy answers to solving problems like broken homes, substance abuse and marginal unemployment, said New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof at a National Press Club Book Rap, Sept. 29.

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From the President's Desk


Making A Difference for Press Freedom

Do statements by the National Press Club on freedom of the press make a difference?

Yes, they do!

So says Abdullah Elshamy, the Al Jazeera journalist who visited the NPC last Friday to talk about being held in an Egyptian prison for 10 months, half of them on a hunger strike, until his release last June on medical grounds.

"Statements by the National Press Club and other news outlets here in the United States and across the globe really helped in my release," Elshamy said.

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