National Press Club

Marvin Kalb

December 16, 2006

Marvin Kalb

Veteran journalist Marvin Kalb reprised his speech "A Reporter's Lament … And A Call To Arms" at a National Press Club luncheon on Friday, December 1. Kalb's speech reflected on his role as a charter member of the "nattering nabobs of negativism." He shared insights on the current state of journalism, the role of new technologies, and such factors as financial pressure, political pundits, government censors and terrorists.

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