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Save the Date: Doing Journalism Under Fire

Description: The Press Club of Long Island will host a virtual discussion on the challenges confronted by reporters during times of conflict. The panel will discuss covering demonstrations on reopening the economy after the coronavirus and Black Lives Matter protests, at which police and demonstrators have, at times, assaulted reporters. The panel was inspired by […]

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PCLI Moving Awards Online, Canceling In-Person Event

The Press Club of Long Island had previously pushed its media awards event to October, but out of an abundance of caution due to the coronavirus pandemic our board has made the decision to cancel the in-person event and release the winners and finalists via digital platforms in July. It is unfortunate we will not […]

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PCLI to host Covid-19 forum with Hofstra, looking at effect on communities of color

The Press Club of Long Island is proud to partner with Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication to host an online forum, “The Other Pandemic: Systemic Racism and the Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis on CommunitiesĀ of Color on Long Island.” For details on how to register, see below. This virtual town hall, to be […]

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Press Club Condemns Violence Against Reporters

Across the nation, we have seen journalists severely injured during the recent protests against police brutality that erupted after George Floyd, an African-American man, died while in the custody of Minneapolis police. All of us at the Press Club of Long Island were horrified and saddened to learn that one of our own members, Darius […]

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Support Local Non-Profit TV Show on East End

A new non-profit TV show on the east end of Long Island is looking for your support. Read a note from the show’s executive director, Michael Clark.

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