How the world press works

French reporter
A French TV reporter covered the firebombing of a satirical magazine in Paris in 2011.
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Hundreds of journalists from around the world have learned about the American press through fellowships at the World Press Institute. Based in St. Paul, WPI is marking its 50th anniversary this weekend.

Kerri Miller talks with three journalists from three countries who have been through the program about how journalism is different around the world. They also discuss the values that unite journalists wherever they are.

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