WASHINGTON, April 16 – The National Press Club has developed a new program to help restaurants participating in the upcoming Night Out For Austin Tice, which was recently rescheduled for July 14 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The new program – “Night IN For Austin Tice” – will encourage members of the press freedom community … Continue reading National Press Club to help restaurants with national “Night IN For Austin Tice” on April 29
National awareness campaign to bring home detained journalist and Marine veteran postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic WASHINGTON, March 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The National Press Club (NPC) announced today that this year’s national Night Out For Austin Tice, originally set for April 29, will now take place on July 14, 2020, in an effort to … Continue reading Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice rescheduled for July 14
From Carol Morello March 19, 2020 at 3:51 p.m. EDT: In a glimmer of hope for an American taken hostage in Syria more than seven years ago, President Trump said Thursday he is “working very hard with Syria” to free Austin Tice, a freelance journalist from Texas.
The National Press Club announced today that Houston will serve as the host city of this year’s national Night Out For Austin Tice, set for Wednesday, April 29, 2020. “We expect that dozens of restaurants in Houston and across the country will open their doors April 29 to customers who want to learn more about Austin’s case and raise money to support his safe return,” … Continue reading Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice set for April 29
Debra Tice, the mother of detained journalist Austin Tice, held a news conference on Jan. 27, 2020 at the National Press Club to provide an update and to be part of the announcement of the second annual Night Out For Austin Tice, a national awareness campaign.
Austin’s parents were featured in a NBC Nightly News piece on May 3, 2019 – World Press Freedom Day. Lester Holt talked to them about their hopes for Austin’s return and how press freedom plays a role in their story. Watch it below.