Jeffrey Brown

About Jeffrey

Jeffrey Brown is a senior correspondent and chief arts correspondent for the PBS NewsHour.

Jeffrey's Recent Stories

Arts Jan 22

How ‘The Post’ stood up to the power of the presidency

In the film "The Post," editor Ben Bradlee and publisher Katharine Graham must obtain the Pentagon Papers and then decide whether to defy a court order by publishing the classified history of the Vietnam War. A story about a consequential…

Nation Jan 09

How this Alabama game-time gamble paid off

College football ended its season on Monday with high drama. Alabama won its fifth championship since 2007 in a battle against its Southeastern conference neighbor, Georgia. In storybook fashion, a freshman player who never started a college game threw three…

Nation Jan 08

Oprah leads Hollywood’s call to end sexual harassment

At the Golden Globe awards Sunday night, Hollywood’s biggest stars wore pins saying “Time’s Up,” a nod to a campaign to end sexual harassment in the industry. Several stars, including Oprah Winfrey, also made impassioned calls to speak up about…

Arts Jan 08

This artist is taking on America’s history of violence

Multimedia artist Carrie Mae Weems hosted a day of music, art and talk in a public event called “The Shape of Things,” exploring America’s history of violence. Jeffrey Brown reports from New York about what inspired Weems to take on…

Arts Jan 08

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