Panelists Call for More Action to Protect Journalists Worldwide

Panelists Call for More Action to Protect Journalists Worldwide

Watch video clips from our panel discussion on journalist safety with Ambassador Raimonda Murmokaite, Joel Simon, Anna Therese Day, Gregory D. Johnsen and OPC Governor Lara Setrakian.

Rockwell Painting on Display for OPC Sells for $10.2 Million

Rockwell Painting on Display for OPC Sells for $10.2 Million

A guest at Christie's in New York views Norman Rockwell Visits a Country Editor, which the National Press Club sold for $10.2 million last week. Photo: Chad Bouchard

Paris Attacks Hit Close to Home for OPC Members

Paris Attacks Hit Close to Home for OPC Members

Memorial offerings outside the Le Carillon restaurant, one of the scenes of last Friday's attacks. Read thoughts some OPC members with ties to Paris. Photo: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

OPC Offers Press ID Cards For Working Journalists

OPC Offers Press ID Cards For Working Journalists

The OPC is pleased to announce photo ID card options for our working press members.

Covering the Greek Debt Crisis

Covering the Greek Debt Crisis

On Wednesday, Oct. 7, the OPC and the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism are hosting An Inside Look at Covering the Greek Debt Crisis. Photo: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

People Remembered: George Burns

People Remembered: George Burns

Bill Holstein, left, during a visit with Longtime OPC member George Burns, who died died at age 86.

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

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

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.

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.

Sotloff Foundation and Four U.S. TV Networks Sign Freelancer Safety Principles

NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2015 -- A foundation honoring the memory of murdered freelance journalist Steven J. Sotloff and four major U.S. television news networks signed onto the Global Safety Principles and Practices at a meeting at the Columbia School of Journalism in New York on September 30th and October 1st. Read more...

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Video: OPC Panel with Emmy-winning Filmmakers on 'Firestone and the Warlord'

On Thursday, Oct. 1, the OPC hosted a panel with Emmy-winning Firestone and the Warlord filmmakers Jonathan Jones and Marcela Gaviria. Attendees saw clips from the film and heard behind-the-scenes insights from the filmmakers.  Read more...

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Thursday at OPC: Meet the Emmy Winners

Overseas Press Club of America

Congratulations to Firestone and the Warlord for winning two Emmys on Tuesday night! Read more...

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Video: Chinese Dissident Blasts White House for Meeting With Xi Jinping

Chinese dissident Wu’er Kaixi told attendees at an OPC event that Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit with President Barack Obama signals support for a brutal regime. In terms of human rights, brutality and oppression, he said, China is at its lowest point since Mao Zedong’s rule during the Cultural Revolution. Read more...

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People Remembered: George Burns

Overseas Press Club of America

Longtime OPC member George Burns has died at age 86. Burns served as treasurer of the OPC for many years and did extensive research and writing on the organization’s history. Read more...

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Introduction

2014 OPC Awards