WASHINGTON (AP) — The Newseum in Washington is planning a special program to remember legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, who died this week.
The museum about news and the First Amendment is planning a remembrance Sunday afternoon to discuss Bradlee’s historic role in stories ranging from the Watergate scandal to the Pentagon Papers. The program will feature former Post editors Leonard Downie Jr., Shelby Coffey III, Mary Hadar and George Solomon.READ MORE: Trump Administration Officials To Testify On Jan. 6 Riot
The “Inside Media” program is scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday and is free with museum admission.READ MORE: 2 Charged In Assault On Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick On Jan. 6 To Remain Behind Bars
The Newseum is also highlighting some of its artifacts this week that relate to Bradlee, including one of his press passes and the door from the Watergate break-in and stories from the News History Gallery.MORE NEWS: Maryland Democrats Launch New Accountability Project For Governor Larry Hogan
Bradlee died Tuesday. He was 93.
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