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Friday, 11 Dec 2009
E&P

Editor & Publisher will cease publication at the end of this year.  The surprise closure of the weekly magazine, both its print...

Friday, 11 Dec 2009
Arnold Zeitlin

For his “work and contribution to the profession,” veteran foreign correspondent Arnold Zeitlin will receive a Journalism Alumni...

Friday, 04 Dec 2009

Friday marked the final broadcast of PBS's "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer." Beginning Monday the show will be titled "PBS NewsHour," with Lehrer...

Friday, 04 Dec 2009
OPC Website

We've switched publishing platforms to improve site security and have amped up community features like forums, commenting and blogs. We apologize...

Wednesday, 25 Nov 2009
Sheriff Scott responds to the Overseas Press Club

The OPC Freedom of the Press Committee writes hundreds of letters every year to support journalists and a free press globally. This week is no...

Tuesday, 24 Nov 2009
Sympathizers react at the arrival of one of 30 massacred journalists at UNTV.

It probably was the biggest and most gruesome one-day massacres of journalists in history. Around 10:30 a.m. on November 23 in Maguindanao...

Thursday, 19 Nov 2009
Saul Schwarz won The Robert Capa Gold Medal Award for his work in Kenya.

The Overseas Press Club approaches 2010 with strength and optimism. We have had a terrific year in spite of the economy with strong programs...

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009
Sonya Fry with members of the Presseclub

Here in the New World we count our history in decades. In Old World Europe they count in centuries. The OPC is very proud of its 70 year history,...

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009
Berlin Wall panel from left: David Burnett, Elizabeth Pond,  Roger Cohen, Timoth

For a moment, as David Burnett’s eloquent photographs of the event played across the screen, it was not hard to sustain the illusion that everyone...

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009
From left: John Maxwell Hamilton, Allan Dodds Frank, Valerie Komor and Sonya Fry

The OPC Book Night featuring John Maxwell Hamilton’s book about American foreign news reporting from the colonial era to the present on Tuesday,...