This week on Sea Change Radio, the second half of our ten year anniversary celebration where we hear from some of the planet’s most important thinkers, leading green advocates, and sustainability innovators. Stay tuned to hear excerpts from interviews with thought leaders like George Monbiot, politicians like Gavin Newsom, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists like Robin McDowell, and scientists like Richard Lunt.
“Freedom of the press is not just important to democracy, it is democracy.” - Walter Cronkite
May 3 was World Press Freedom Day, first proclaimed by the United Nations (UN) General Assembly in December 1993 to raise awareness of the importance of a free press and to remind governments of their duty to uphold the right to freedom of expression guaranteed by the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Per the UN, World Press Freedom Day is an opportunity to:
Bulldog Awards are the only awards programs in PR and communications whose winners are judged and chosen by working journalists bringing all the prestige that has become synonymous with a Bulldog Award win.
Matt Winker: The Need For More Women in Journalism
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Bloomberg News editor-in-chief Matt Winkler participated in a panel discussion on women in journalism January 13th at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Winkler discussed the lack of women in newsrooms and female sources in stories.