National Press Club

  • Press Club Rewind - 6.3.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 6.3.2013

    June 3, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at The National Press Club. In this week's edition: The International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban Five speaks advocates for the release of the remaining four prisoners and the U.S. Surgeon General launches "Talk, They Hear You," a new…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 5.27.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 5.27.2013

    May 27, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at The National Press Club. In this week's edition: Tea Party activists recount their harassment by the IRS; Jessica Buchanan describes her kidnapping by Somali pirates and rescue in a heroic SEAL Team operation; Jon Huntsman expresses concern about foreign theft…

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  • NPC Book & Author Event: Jessica Buchanan and Erik Landemalm
    NPC Book & Author Event: Jessica Buchanan and Erik Landemalm

    May 22, 2013

    Jessica Buchanan and Erik Landemalm discuss "Impossible Odds: The Kidnapping of Jessica Buchanan and Her Dramatic Rescue by SEAL Team Six” at a May 22, 2013 book event. The book details humanitarian aid worker Jessica Buchanan’s kidnapping by Somali land pirates, her three months in captivity, her rescue by the…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 5.20.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 5.20.2013

    May 20, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at The National Press Club. In this week's edition: Astronaut Buzz Aldrin charts a course for the human exploration of Mars; Code Pink presses President Obama to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center; parents hoping to adopt Russian orphans call on…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 5.13.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 5.13.2013

    May 13, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this weeks' edition: The father of a Navy SEAL blames the U.S. government for the incident that killed his son and 37 others in Afghanistan; The Center for Immigration Studies hosts a discussion of the…

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  • NPC Book & Author Event: Buzz Aldrin
    NPC Book & Author Event: Buzz Aldrin

    May 10, 2013

    Astronaut Buzz Aldrin - the second man on the moon – and Leonard David discussed their new book, Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration, at the National Press Club on May 10, 2013. The book plots a proposed path for taking humans to Mars by 2035.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 5.6.2013
    Press Club Rewind - 5.6.2013

    May 6, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this weeks' edition: An array of UFO witnesses testify at the mock "Citizen Hearing on Disclosure," an event organized to pressure Congress to hold an official hearing; Emily’s List launches its "Madam President" campaign with…

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  • NPC Book & Author Event: Richard Belzer
    NPC Book & Author Event: Richard Belzer

    May 6, 2013

    Actor Richard Belzer talks about "Hit List" May 6, 2013 at the National Press Club. The book is billed as an in-depth investigation into what some see as the mysterious deaths of people linked to the President John F. Kennedy assassination story. Belzer describes the assassination as the "greatest…

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  • The New International Media: Filling A Vacuum or Pushing An Agenda?
    The New International Media: Filling A Vacuum or Pushing An Agenda?

    May 2, 2013

    The National Press Club’s Press Freedom Committee held a panel discussion on May 2, the night before World Press Freedom Day, about the growing role of media organizations that are at least partly government-funded.

    As the press in most western democracies has had to retrench in recent years, cutting staffs and…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 4.29.13
    Press Club Rewind - 4.29.13

    April 29, 2013

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this weeks' edition: The Heritage Foundation expresses concerns about security weaknesses exposed during the Boston bombing; The 2013 Report Card for America's Infrastructure paints a bleak picture; a National Press Club panel explains why human…

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