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Robert Ames Alden

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National Press Club

HQ Phone:  (202) 662-7500

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National Press Club

529 14Th St. NW , 13Th Floor

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20045

United States

Company Description

About the National Press Club The National Press Club (NPC) is an association of journalists based in Washington, DC. The NPC is well-known for its gatherings with invited speakers, including many presidential candidates and other influential politicians. The ...more

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Justice Integrity Report - About Us

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Robert Ames Alden retired from the Washington Post in 2000 after more than 48 years as an editor, making him at the time of his retirement the longest-serving editor in the paper's history.
As night news editor in 1963, he put together the Post's first extra edition since Pearl Harbor to cover the assassination of President Kennedy. As world news editor in 1974, he was the principal architect for the Post's coverage of the resignation of President Nixon. Culminating a seven-year effort in 1975, he co-founded and later led the National Press Foundation to improve journalism education. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, he was the leading male advocate for the admission of women into the National Press Club, where he served as president in 1976. The first native Washingtonian to lead the Press Club, he began his career as a sportswriter for the Cleveland Press in 1947. He helped innovate the use of more statistics in baseball coverage and was an award-winning writer. He was a visionary community leader in planning a green, central park, library, outdoor stage, community center and theater for McLean, VA, whose Alden Theater carries his name. He holds bachelor and master's degrees from the George Washington University, where he won the university's top history award as a student for 17 years in the 1950s and 1960s. In 2005, university officials bestowing a distinguished alumnus award described Alden as "a living legend" in Washington journalism.


Justice Integrity Report - JFK Experts Advocate Compliance With Records Deadline

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Robert Ames Alden
"The public deserves full information on this historic event via release of the still-hidden files." - Robert Ames Alden, M.A. (shown at left), former Washington Post night news editor in charge of the post-midnight editing Nov. 22-23, 1963, and later Washington Post World News Editor in a career spanning 1951 to 2000, and former president of the National Press Club, and co-founder and former president of the National Press Foundation


Justice Integrity Report - Helen Thomas Pioneered -- and Fought To The End

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Her longtime allies in the fight for women's rights when it was not popular included two Justice Integrity Project directors, former National Press Club President Robert Ames Alden, right, and McClendon Group Chairman John Edward Hurley, left, who has chaired for a quarter century the speaker group named in McClendon's honor.


Justice Integrity Report - About Us

justice-integrity.org [cached]

Robert Ames Alden retired from the Washington Post in 2000 after more than 48 years as an editor, making him at the time of his retirement the longest-serving editor in the paper's history.
As night news editor in 1963, he put together the Post's first extra edition since Pearl Harbor to cover the assassination of President Kennedy. As world news editor in 1974, he was the principal architect for the Post's coverage of the resignation of President Nixon. Culminating a seven-year effort in 1975, he co-founded and later led the National Press Foundation to improve journalism education. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, he was the leading male advocate for the admission of women into the National Press Club, where he served as president in 1976. The first native Washingtonian to lead the Press Club, he began his career as a sportswriter for the Cleveland Press in 1947. He helped innovate the use of more statistics in baseball coverage and was an award-winning writer. He was a visionary community leader in planning a green, central park, library, outdoor stage, community center and theater for McLean, VA, whose Alden Theater carries his name. He holds bachelor and master's degrees from the George Washington University, where he won the university's top history award as a student for 17 years in the 1950s and 1960s. In 2005, university officials bestowing a distinguished alumnus award described Alden as "a living legend" in Washington journalism.


NPF Board - National Press Foundation | NPF

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Robert Alden


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