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Anthony Shadid

Syria: Journalists' Graveyard

Ali Hashem | Posted 03.23.2013 | World
Ali Hashem

Despite the great loss, foreign journalists were mourned by the whole world, obituaries were written after them, books and TV programs were dedicated in their memory- an after death remembrance Syrian journalists dying on a daily basis haven't enjoyed.

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here: A Review

Deborah Stambler | Posted 11.24.2012 | Books
Deborah Stambler

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here is a fine collection of prose and poetry by international writers that helps us turn our gaze, our hearts and minds to the free expression that connects us all.

Anthony Shadid Said 'The New York Times Killed Me,' His Cousin Claims

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.25.2012 | Media

The late New York Times reporter Anthony Shadid told his wife to hold the paper responsible if he died, his cousin claimed on Saturday. Shadid, one...

WATCH: Former New York Times CEO Pays Tribute To Fallen Journo At Wheaton

Posted 06.06.2012 | College

When Janet L. Robinson, retired CEO of the New York Times Company, spoke at Wheaton College’s Commencement ceremony on May 19, she paid special trib...

A Resilient Arab American Community

James Zogby | Posted 04.21.2012 | World
James Zogby

Despite the challenges we have faced and continue to face, we remain, at the end of the day, a community that is proud of our heritage, and prouder still of our accomplishments in America, our home.

Weekend To-Do: Netflix Seeks Local Actors, A Sushi Festival And An Underwater Egg Hunt

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.30.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- This weekend, the cherry blossom-mania continues with Japanese Culture Day at the Library of Congress and a high-end sushi extravaganza ...

Michael Calderone

Journalists In War Zones To Get Medical Training

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.20.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- Tim Hetherington didn't have to die in Libya. It's that belief that has led Sebastian Junger, a close friend and colleague of the awar...

Fallen NYT Correspondent's Last Days In Syria

nytimes.com | Posted 05.04.2012 | Media

It was damp and cold as Anthony Shadid and I crossed in darkness over the barbed-wire fence that separated Turkey from Syria last month. We were also ...

WATCH: Widow Of New York Times Journalist Speaks Out

Posted 03.02.2012 | Media

Nada Bakri, wife of the late Anthony Shadid, spoke of her conflicted feelings regarding the profession she and her husband once loved together. Bakri,...

Anthony Shadid's Memoir Being Released Early

AP | Posted 04.19.2012 | Media

NEW YORK — The release date for an upcoming memoir by the late New York Times reporter Anthony Shadid has been moved up from late March to the e...

Anthony Shadid: A Man for Others

James Zogby | Posted 04.19.2012 | World
James Zogby

Anthony Shadid was a man for others, for Arabs and Americans. He was our bridge to a world we impact so profoundly, but whose reality we do not know. And now he is gone.

Anthony Shadid: God Bless You, and a Free Press Thanks You

Brent Budowsky | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media
Brent Budowsky

Anthony Shadid was there in war and peace, amid conflict and conciliation, surrounded by carnage and courage. And because he was there, we were there.

Elegy for Anthony Shadid

Doug Bradley | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media
Doug Bradley

If you know anything about UW alumni and Lebanese families, you'll understand why that makes Anthony Shadid and me almost brothers. Our lone meeting took place on Dec. 2, 2010. Anthony was on campus to deliver the inaugural lecture on ethics and journalism.

White House Pays Tribute To Anthony Shadid

ABC News | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media

White House press secretary Jay Carney, speaking to reporters on Air Force One Friday, praised the work of New York Times reporter Anthony Shadid, who...

Anthony Shadid: A Voice Telling Our Tale

Sami Moubayed | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media
Sami Moubayed

Tony Shadid will live on -- through his articles, and through the young men and women who are standing up for freedom, a cause that he so passionately believed in.

Anthony Shadid Dead: Outpouring Of Grief For Beloved Correspondent

Posted 04.17.2012 | Media

The sudden, heartbreaking death of New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid prompted an outpouring of grief from his fellow journalists. The 43-...

New York Times Correspondent Dies In Syria

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 04.17.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner who strove to capture untold stories in Middle East conflict...

NYT Reporter's Admission About Kidnapping In Libya

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 03.27.2012 | Media

Anthony Shadid, the New York Times reporter who was held captive by the Libyan military last spring, said that the story he had been pursuing at the t...

Jack Mirkinson

NYT Reporters Captured In Libya Recount Their Harrowing Ordeal

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.31.2011 | Media

The four New York Times reporters who were kidnapped in Libya spoke out at their first public event on Thursday. The event, which was held at the C...

Freed New York Times Journalists Speak About Captivity

The New York Times | Anthony Shadid, Lynsey Addario, Stephen Farrell and Tyler Hicks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Our driver, Tyler and Anthony shook their heads, but within seconds, the reality dawned on us. Unlike the rebels in their mismatched uniforms, track s...

Jason Linkins

WaPo Pulitzer Criticism: Ombudsman Alexander Responds

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A few weeks ago, Washington Post ombudsman Andrew Alexander took up the issue of whether the paper's Pulitzer haul "mattered," and concluded that the ...

Anthony Shadid: Questions a Reporter Asks Himself (AUDIO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Lydon

I find it almost painful to come to the States... I tell you, part of me is convinced that the legacy of this war is that Americans come away thinki...

Jason Linkins

A Critical Look At The WaPo Pulitzers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The quality the Prizes instill retain readers and boost staff morale. I can get behind that thesis. Or, rather, I could get behind this thesis, but unfortunately, I have to view it in context of the Post's actual Pulitzer winners.