While the Newseum may have closed its doors to the public, journalism and a free press still and should remain essential parts of American democracy.
President Trump’s tendency to pit the media against the justice system is dangerous to our democracy.
India’s press freedom is being tested by attacks on journalists and censorship of media.
At a recent Washington Post Live event, media heavy-hitters talked about the state of “fake news” today.
Government pressure has forced Cambodia’s independent paper to shut down.
The rise of populism and a deepening distrust in the government and the media have upended old assumptions about the world. Many in academic and journalistic circles are beginning to question whether democracy is something that can be taken for granted. In an effort to