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Views on America – An Open Discussion with the 2017 Daniel Pearl Fellows (Photos)

The Daniel Pearl Journalism Fellowships, established in partnership with the Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships, brings mid-career foreign journalists from the Middle East and South Asia for nearly six months to work at mainstream U.S. newsrooms, including the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal. They also spend a week at the Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles, for which some of them still write and blog. At the end of their stay, they share their experiences at a free public event hosted by the Los Angeles…

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Views on America – An Open Discussion with the 2017 Daniel Pearl Fellows

Join the L.A. Press Club in welcoming this year’s Daniel Pearl Fellows, Nicholas Cheng from Malaysia and Salman Yousafzai from Pakistan, as they share their experiences working in the United States and the impact of their fellowship. Rob Eshman, publisher and editor in chief of TRIBE Media/Jewish Journal will moderate the discussion. The event is free and open to the public! WHEN: Thursday, August 17, 2017 6:30 p.m. – cocktail reception 7 p.m. – program   ABOUT THE DANIEL PEARL FELLOWSHIPS The Daniel Pearl Journalism Fellowships, established in partnership with…

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Exploring New Frontiers in LGBTQ Media in an Age of Resistance and Backlash (Photos and Video)

LGBTs In The News with Thom Senzee and The Los Angeles Press Club hosted a panel of America’s most interesting and influential lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender media professionals gathering for a live discussion and Q&A session titled, “Exploring New Frontiers in LGBTQ Media in an Age of Resistance and Backlash.”   The panel looked at how the queer media space has evolved from a time when readers of magazines like The Advocate appreciated their subscriptions arriving in plain, brown, unmarked envelopes in order to conceal their “controversial” content, to…

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Exploring New Frontiers in LGBTQ Media in an Age of Resistance and Backlash

WHAT: LGBTs In The News with Thom Senzee and The Los Angeles Press Club present a panel of America’s most interesting and influential lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender media professionals gathering for a live discussion and Q&A session titled, “Exploring New Frontiers in LGBTQ Media in an Age of Resistance and Backlash.” WHEN: Thursday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. WHERE: The Los Angeles Press Club at the Steve Allen Theater, 4773 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027 FREE PARKING, Metro Red Line Sunset/Vermont COST: Free. Refreshments will be served. The…

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The Inaugural Truthteller Award

The Los Angeles Press Club is proud to announce that Shawn “JAY Z” Carter and Harvey Weinstein are the co-winners of its inaugural Truthteller Award for Contributions to the Public Discourse and Cultural Enlightenment of our Society. Mr. Carter and Mr. Weinstein, in addition to their respective bodies of work, receive the award for their Spike-TV documentary-series “Time: The Kalief Browder Story,” which aired earlier this year to critical praise. The show brought to light the story of Browder, who was falsely imprisoned for three years in Rikers Prison, mostly…

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59th SoCal Journalism Awards Winners Announced

A. JOURNALISTS OF THE YEAR A1. PRINT, over 50,000 circulation Danielle Berrin, The Jewish Journal http://bit.ly/2nUpDFE, http://bit.ly/2nTODwU, http://bit.ly/2mQF5DZ Judges’ comment: Danielle Berrin’s range of incisive commentary and reporting, such as connecting her personal experience of a sexual assault with such crimes universally, portraying family squabbles surrounding the health decline of media mogul Sumner Redstone, or profiling an anti-poverty activist, earns her a well-deserved Journalist of the Year Award. 2nd Fred Dickey, San Diego Union-Tribune 3rd Hillel Aron, L.A. Weekly A2. PRINT under 50,000 circulation Daina Beth Solomon, Los Angeles Business…

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59th Annual Southern California Journalism Awards

The Los Angeles Press Club cordially invites you to the 59th Annual Journalism Awards Awards for editorial Excellence in 2016 and Honorary Awards for 2017 When: Sunday, June 25, 2017 Where: The Biltmore Bowl at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel 506 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071 5 p.m. – Cocktails and Silent Auction 6 p.m. – Dinner and Program

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