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Thursday, 13 Mar 2014
From left: Azmat Khan, Declan Walsh, Habiba Nosheen, Sadia Shepard and Richard L

Malala was hardly mentioned. That was one surprise at the OPC's February 11 program on covering Pakistan. Organizer, moderator and OPC board member Azmat Khan encouraged the panelists at the event, held at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C., to talk about underreported stories...

Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014
From left: Schmidt, Segnini,  Sandoval and Rosenblum

The panel discussion at the University of Arizona was a launch of the new Center for Global Journalism. Panelist Ricardo Sandoval told the audience that smuggling Mexicans into the U.S. used to be a mom-and-pop business. Video |

Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014
TIME's Catherine Mayer, left, and Vivienne Walt talk to François Hollande in the

With the media frenzy around French President Francois Hollande's love life in January, OPC member Vivienne Walt landed Hollande's first-ever international interview in the grand Élysée Palace. The interview was pegged to Hollande's state visit to Washington D.C. in February....

Thursday, 27 Feb 2014
@OPCofAmerica board member Jacqueline Albert-Simone is asking Egypt not to suppr
Fellow @OPCofAmerica board members are asking Egypt not to suppress press freedom. Will you do the same? #FreeAJStaff
Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014
Foreign correspondent Declan Walsh, filmmaker Habiba Nosheen and documentarian S

In a special event from the OPC and George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs, journalists who have spent years reporting in Pakistan pursuing stories shared their experiences about the challenges and dangers of their work, and the important stories Americans don't hear...

Thursday, 13 Feb 2014
From the December 17, 1966 OPC Newsletter The Bulletin: 50-cent drinks and compl

The OPC celebrates its 75th Anniversary this year. We'll post some fun Club history as the year progresses on Twitter #OPC75 and on this page.

Friday, 24 Jan 2014
China on January 9 renewed visas for journalists who faced mass expulsion, including those who work for Bloomberg News and The New York Times. It appears, however, not every journalist who wanted a visa received one
Friday, 24 Jan 2014
Although their tolls differ, the International Press Institute and the Committee to Protect Journalists agree that 2013 was the second deadliest year for journalists since the groups started keeping records.
Friday, 24 Jan 2014

The OPC broke tradition from its Holiday Party at Club Quarters in Rockefeller Center for the past several years and returned to its starting place at the Algonquin Hotel on January 7. Videos | ...

Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013
Senator John F. Kennedy addresses the 18th Annual Awards Dinner of the OPC.

In 2014, the OPC will mark its 75th anniversary. As part of its diamond jubilee, the OPC will hold a series of events beginning with a holiday party in January that will kickoff the anniversary year at the Club's birthplace: The...