SPJ denounces proposed DHS changes to visa process for U.S. foreign journalists

10/26/2020 Reposted from the SPJ.org website: https://www.spj.org/news.asp?REF=1765 CONTACT: Matthew T. Hall, SPJ National President, 619-987-7786, mhall@spj.org Ashlynn Neumeyer, SPJ Communications Coordinator, 317-361-4133, aneumeyer@spj.org INDIANAPOLIS — The Society of Professional Journalists denounces in the strongest terms the changes proposed by the Department of Homeland Security to the visa process for foreign journalists wishing to work in […]

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2020 Deadline Club Awards Ceremony

List of award finalists The count down begins to find out who receives the Deadline Club’s coveted Rube in its annual awards contest, selected from 689 entries in 36 categories. The Rube statuette, created by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist and sculptor Rube Goldberg as his interpretation of a “dead line.” Winners this year will be revealed […]

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When Cartoon Worlds Collide

A Twistedly Absurd Mashup of Politics and Comics Tuesday, August 25, 7 p.m. EST Free Admission CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Join the Deadline Club for an evening of absurdity with nationally-syndicated cartoonists Leigh Rubin, creator of the comic strip “Rubes,” and Wisconsin State Journal editorial cartoonist Phil Hands. This odd couple will riff off each […]

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Statement on journalists stopped while covering protests

The Deadline Club 47 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10003 June 5, 2020 Dermot F. Shea, Police Commissioner New York Police Department Headquarters 1 Police Plaza New York, NY 10038 Dear Commissioner Shea, We denounce the behavior of officers assaulting or harassing journalists covering protests in New York City, including, but not limited to, Associated […]

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FOI in the Age of Coronavirus and Beyond

Join us for Tuesday May 12th at 7 pm Here’s the link for RSVPs: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/741109726466512398?source=Deadline+Club What impact is the Coronavirus pandemic having on freedom of information requests? What are the potential long-term impacts of the outbreak on FOI and transparency? Join the Deadline Club for an informative and enlightening conversation on FOI in the midst […]

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Deadline Club Statement in Support of Yamiche Alcindor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM THE NEW YORK DEADLINE CLUB, SOCIETY OF PROFESSONAL JOURNALISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE EMAIL DEADLINE CLUB PRESIDENT CLAIRE REGAN, claire.regan@wagner.edu NEW YORK — The New York Deadline Club chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists commends Yamiche Alcindor for her service to the American people as PBS NewsHour White House correspondent. […]

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