Experts Speak About Kidnapping Risks in Remote Places

Experts Speak About Kidnapping Risks in Remote Places

Left to right: Charles Sennott, David Rohde and William Daly spoke about the rising risk of kidnapping in remote places and best practices on how to navigate the aftermath during a May 14 off-the-record panel.

Annual Awards Dinner Opening

Annual Awards Dinner Opening

Guests find their seats in the main hall as Bill Holstein gives opening remarks for the Annual Awards Dinner program.

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: Ashley Revell.

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.

Dateline: Weighing the Risks

Dateline: Weighing the Risks

In this year's Dateline, Kathy Gannon revisits an attack in Afghanistan that left her seriously injured and her friend, Anja Niedringhaus, dead. Niedringhaus took this photo in Kabul in 2013.

2015 Dateline

2015 Dateline

Omu Fahnbulleh stands over her husband Ibrahim after he fell in an Ebola holding center in Monrovia, Liberia. This photo from John Moore is the citation winner for the Robert Capa 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.

4 THE OLIVIER REBBOT AWARD

4 THE OLIVIER REBBOT AWARD

Jérôme Sessini photographed the wreckage of a Malaysia Airlines jet shot down over eastern Ukraine last year, winning the 2014 Olivier Rebbot Award for his work.

3 THE ROBERT CAPA GOLD MEDAL AWARD

3 THE ROBERT CAPA GOLD MEDAL AWARD

Marcus Bleasdale viscerally captured brutal violence in the Central African Republic. He won the 2014 Robert Capa Gold Medal Award for his work.

Martin Smith Traces Roots of Terror in 'The Rise of ISIS'

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The group once known as ISIS, now known as the Islamic State, was taking root in Syria and Iraq long before it began its campaign of terror and brutality. Read more...

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Overseas Press Club Mixer at The Half King

Meet up with other OPC members (and prospective OPC members!) in the back garden of The Half King bar and restaurant, and enjoy 20 percent off all food and drinks from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 19. Read more...

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Video: Book Night With NYT Columnist Roger Cohen

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The OPC hosted a book night with New York Times columnist Roger Cohen on his memoir, The Girl From Human Street. The book follows his family's upheaval from Lithuania to South Africa, England, the United States and Israel as they face degrees of anti-Semitism and grapple with otherness. Former OPC President Allan Dodds Frank moderated the discussion. Read more...

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Meet the OPC Members: a Q&A With Andrew Meldrum

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Andrew Meldrum reported from Zimbabwe for The Economist and The Guardian from 1980 to May 2003, when he was illegally expelled after the government objected to his reports exposing state torture. Read more...

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China Hands Reunion Spawns E-Book on Media’s Role

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In September last year, the OPC assembled current and former correspondents, editors and experts with experience in China for a day of panels and discussions on the country’s trajectory, and whether Western media are getting the story right. Read more...

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