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SPJ NorCal Strongly Opposes ‘Privacy First’ Ballot Measure as Tool to Promote Government Secrecy

SPJ NorCal opposes San Francisco’s “Privacy First” ballot measure: Proposition B Here are the arguments for and against the measure.

 

2018 Excellence in Journalism Awards Contest

NEW DEADLINE: 11:59 p.m. PT on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 — Sept. 10, 2018 Contact: Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 or Liz Enochs (415) 323-0220 Know a journalist who has done brilliant work over the past year? Someone who does whatever it takes to get the story, photo or video? Whose dedication to…

 

JAMES MADISON FOI AWARDS — 2018 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The Freedom of Information Committee of the Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter presents its 33rd Annual James Madison Sunshine and First Amendment Awards. Contact: FOI Committee Chair Kate Conger – kate.a.conger@gmail.com The James Madison Awards recognize Northern California organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to advancing freedom of information and/or expression in the spirit…

 

2017 Excellence in Journalism Awards Dinner

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to the EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2017 AWARDS DINNER       Thursday, November 9, 2017 The City Club of San Francisco 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco No-Host Cocktails (cash bar): 6 p.m.; Dinner: 7 p.m. TICKETS: https://spjnorcal2017eijawards.eventbrite.com Purchase by Oct. 31. for early-bird…

 

2017 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2017 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MONDAY, OCT. 23, 2017 CONTACT: Laura Hautala (510) 529-1977 or Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 (Updated with additional information on Oct. 24, 2017) SAN FRANCISCO — The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, honors Emilie Raguso of Berkeleyside as Journalist of the Year for the 32nd Annual…