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Joseph D. Steinfield Co-Chairs International Conference: “The War on Words – Terrorism, Media and the Law”

October 5, 2009

Prince Lobel was the organizing partner, and Joe Steinfield the originator and co-chair of the international conference “The War on Words – Terrorism, Media and the Law.” The conference was being organized by the International Press Institute (IPI), and the Salzburg-based Center for International Legal Studies (CILS).

The two-day program included:

  • September 11, Combating Terrorism, and the Erosion of Civil Liberties
  • Tortured Logic – What Words to Use in Reporting Terror? 
  • The Watchdog Role of the Media in the Fight Against Terrorism
  • Shouting Fire in a Crowded Theater: Incitement, Freedom of Expression and Religious Tolerance – Moderator: Joe Steinfield
  • The Vienna Declaration on Terrorism, Media and the Law 

Joe Steinfield at conference

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October 5, 2009