U.S. Meeting of RIAS Fellows 2014
Nashville, Tennessee, September 5/6, 2014
Meeting of U.S. Fellows in Nashville, Tennessee coinciding with RTDNA’s Excellence in Journalism convention. Friday, September 5, 2014, 5:30 PM: Paul White Award Ceremony and Reception. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 8:30 –10:00: breakfast meeting of the RIAS BERLIN COMMISSION at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. Our guest speaker, Dr. Michael Groth from Deutschlandradio Berlin, gave an overview of German politics and the transatlantic relations. The following discussion with U.S. Fellows centered on current challenges like the NSA spying activities, the alarming developments in the Middle East, and the new tensions between East and West 25 years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall.