Category Archives: Freedom of the Press

That Time the C.I.A. Tried to Recruit Me: Our Reporter on Covering Spies

Why do people love spy stories? Scott Shane, our national security reporter, talks tonight with Jennifer Lawrence, star of the new spy thriller “Red Sparrow.”

Review: ‘Frame by Frame’ Looks at Four Intrepid Afghan Photojournalists

In Alexandria Bombach and Mo Scarpelli’s documentary, the suffering the photographers capture tends to undercut the film’s focus on their journalism.

ArtsBeat: Court Upholds Right of Reporter to Publish Excerpts From Diary of James Brown’s Wife

South Carolina’s Supreme Court, ruling in a case tied to the debate over the distribution of the singer James Brown’s estate, has upheld the right of a reporter to publish excerpts from the diary of Mr. Brown’s wife.