FCCC Expresses Concern Over Treatment of Foreign Journalists Covering Tianjin Explosion

FCCC Expresses Concern Over Treatment of Foreign Journalists Covering Tianjin Explosion

The FCCC has voiced concern about the treatment of foreign journalists covering a deadly chemical explosion in Tianjin, China. Photo: ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images

OPC Member Recipes: Eisbein, Cured and Boiled Pork Knuckle

OPC Member Recipes: Eisbein, Cured and Boiled Pork Knuckle

Eva Schweitzer shares a recipe for Eisbein, a German dish of cured and boiled pork knuckle. Photo: Ingrid Eulenfan (flickr)

Demonstrators Call for Investigation of Ruben Espinosa's Murder

Demonstrators Call for Investigation of Ruben Espinosa's Murder

Demonstrators in Mexico City march with a portrait of slain photojournalist Ruben Espinosa during a protest to demand a government investigation. Photo: Eneas De Troya (flickr)

Malaysia Suspends Two Publications after Reporting on Government Scandal

Malaysia Suspends Two Publications after Reporting on Government Scandal

Malaysia has ordered two newspapers to stop publishing for three months due to reporting on a financial scandal involving Prime Minister Najib Razak, on right. Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images

Rezaian Case Cloaked in Secrecy

Rezaian Case Cloaked in Secrecy

Ali Rezaian, right, brother of Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, answers questions at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

White House Changes Policy on Hostage Negotiation

White House Changes Policy on Hostage Negotiation

President Barack Obama announces changes to the government's hostage policy on June 24. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Photos: 2015 OPC Awards Dinner

Photos: 2015 OPC Awards Dinner

Guests mingle during the before-dinner reception. Please check out our slide show of photos from this year's Annual Awards Dinner. Photo: Michael Dames.

Infographic: The Threat to Journalists Has Become a Vicious Cycle

Infographic: The Threat to Journalists Has Become a Vicious Cycle

This graphic from Dateline magazine by Heather Jones, with reporting by Emily Barone and Jack Linshi, illustrates the rising tide of violence and incarceration against journalists around the world.

Dateline: A Most Violent Year

Dateline: A Most Violent Year

An Islamic State militant just after an air strike. Read Douglas Jehl's "A Most Violent Year" in Dateline magazine on upheaval in 2014. Photo by Bulent Kilic, who won the 2014 John Faber Award.

5 THE JOHN FABER AWARD

5 THE JOHN FABER AWARD

Bulent Kilic, winner of this year's John Faber Award, captured turmoil during Ukraine's revolution. Protesters burn as a barricade catches fire during clashes with police in Kiev in February 2014.

September 2015 Bulletin

We hope you enjoy this electronic digest of our September Bulletin. Scroll down to see summaries and links to the stories on our website. This month's issue features results of our Board of Governors election; previews of three upcoming OPC events; a dispatch from OPC Foundation scholar Ted Anderson about the bombing in Bangkok that capped of his internship for the Associated Press; a look at Malaysia's crackdown on two news operations; and a followup with OPC Hal Boyle Award winner Atish Saha after his trek across the U.S. Plus, People and Press Freedom Update columns, a Q&A with OPC member Dana Thomas, and more. You can print or read the entire newsletter by downloading the PDF of the September Bulletin in the link below.

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Bombings in Bangkok with the AP

This summer, my final week in Bangkok as an Overseas Press Club Foundation intern for the Associated Press occurred during the bombing that killed 20 and injured 125 in the center of the city. Another blast went off the next day, this time along my daily commute at Sathorn Pier on the Chao Phraya River. I took pictures at the scene of both incidents. Read more...

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An OPC Award Winner's Wild Ride From Bangladesh

Overseas Press Club of America

Bangladeshi photographer Atish Saha, after accepting the OPC Madeline Dane Ross Award this year, embarked on a months-long journey that he described as “a crazy Disneyland ride” across America. Read more...

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Meet the OPC Members: Q&A With Dana Thomas

Overseas Press Club of America

Dana Thomas is the author of Gods and Kings: The Rise and Fall of Alexander McQueen and John Galliano as well the New York Times bestseller, Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Luster. She is a contributing editor for T: The New York Times Style Magazine as well as a regular contributor to Architectural Digest. Read more...

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OPC Announces Board of Governors Election Results

During the Annual Meeting Tuesday night, the OPC announced results of this year's election for the Board of Governors. Over the last month, members cast ballots to select 12 Active board members and two Associate board members. Read more...

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