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Statement on Capital Gazette Shooting

The Los Angeles Press Club mourns the loss of our fellow journalists at the Capital Gazette in Maryland. Our sincere condolences go out to the families and friends of the victims. Journalists all over the world are risking their lives everyday to report unwelcome truths and shine a light on matters too often overlooked. It is unacceptable that a newsroom becomes a target. Any threat to a free press is a threat to democracy and the balance of power. #freepress=democracy

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Journalism Mega Mixer

The Greater Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to a real “social networking site” to mix, mingle, mega schmooze, socialize, have fun, and network all at the same time. SPJ/LA joins Southern California journalist members of: * Investigative Reporters & Editors (IRE) – Los Angeles Chapter * Asian American Journalists Association – Los Angeles Chapter * Online News Association (ONA) – Los Angeles Chapter * Black Journalists Association of Southern California * CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California * Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) – Southern…

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60th Southern California Journalism Awards Gala

Awards for Editorial Excellence in 2017 and Honorary Awards for 2018. Join us Sunday, June 24 as we award the best and brightest of Southern California journalism! We’ll also be honoring: * LESTER HOLT – The Joseph M. Quinn Award for Lifetime Achievement *KIM YOSHINO – The Presidents Award for Impact on Media *RAIF BADAWI – The Daniel Pearl Award for Courage and Integrity in Journalism *DOLLY PARTON – The Bill Rosendahl Public Service Award for Contributions to Civic Life Get your tickets today! ABOUT THE GALA When: Sunday, June…

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Reception with Ambassador Michael McFaul

Please join us for a reception and an informative discussion with Ambassador Michael McFaul, former US Ambassador to the Russian Federation, as he shares his views of Putin’s Russia, election interference, US-Russia relations and introduces his new book “From Cold War to Hot Peace.” A firsthand account of his ambassadorship, McFaul provides a unique perspective on one of today’s most contentious and consequential international relationships. USC journalism professor Gabriel Kahn will be our moderator for the evening. The reception is free for members and guests.   About Ambassador McFaul Ambassador…

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60th SoCal Journalism Awards Finalists Announced!

Join us in congratulating the finalists of the L.A. Press Club’s 60th Southern California Journalism Awards! Our judges sorted through nearly 1,400 entries. Our finalists represent the most talented and hardworking journalists in Southern California. Click here for the complete list. The contest will come to a close at the SoCal Awards Gala, where we will announce the winners. Get your tickets today!

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