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Video: Who are journalists in the age of WikiLeaks?

July 2, 2013 by NCC Staff

 

The National Constitution Center’s Jeffery Rosen moderates a panel discussion featuring five well-known journalists and experts on the meaning of the press in the 21st century.

aspenwikileaksThe panel was part of 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival and featured Howard Fineman, Noah Feldman, Gary Rosen, Ruth Marcus, and Heidi Moore.

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The topics of discussion include the effect of whistleblowers who post directly on the Web on traditional journalists; the need for journalists to make an independent evaluations of national security threats; and the ethical responsibilities for journalists when it comes to publishing information.

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