Media Coverage of The Kennedy Forum’s 4th Annual Meeting

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Trended #KennedyForum2018 hashtag at #7 on Twitter in Illinois on 1/16/18> Sample Twitter Moments

Coverage to-date:

Online Coverage:

  • New! CNN, “Michael Phelps: ‘I Am Extremely Thankful that I Did Not Take My Life’”
  • New! Olympic Channel, “What Is Better Than Winning Gold for Michael Phelps”
  • New! Bleacher Report, “Michael Phelps Says He Contemplated Suicide, Struggled with Depression”
  • New! The Independent, “Michael Phelps Considered Taking His Own Life at Height of Olympic Career”
  • New! WPLG-TV (ABC) Miami, “Michael Phelps: ‘I Am Extremely Thankful that I Did Not Take My Life’”
  • Houston Chronicle, “Common Talks About New Show ‘The Chi’, Kennedy Forum and Chicago’s New Class of Superstars”
  • Rare Chicago, “Michael Phelps in Chicago, Opens Up On Getting Help for Depression”
  • KHOU-TV (CBS) Houston, “Michael Phelps Opens Up About Depression”
  • KXMA-TV (CBS) Bismark, “Michael Phelps: Helping Others with Depression “Light Years Better” than Olympic Gold”
  • KYLV-TV (CBS) Fargo, “Michael Phelps: Helping Others with Depression “Light Years Better” than Olympic Gold”
  • Tlkitakas, “Phelps Revela Que Es Mejor Que Ganar Una Medella De Oro”
  • The Hour, “Common Talks About New Show “The Chi,” Kennedy Forum and Chicago’s New Class of Superstars”
  • HealthDay, “Helping Others with Depression Better than Olympic Gold: Michael Phelps”
  • Chicago Tribune, “Tom Arnold: Ari Emmanuel Told Me He Lost Too Much Money on Cosby to Release Embarrassing Miss Universe Footage of Trump” (off topic but has a mention)
  • CBS News National, “Michael Phelps: Helping Others with Depression “Light Years Better” than Olympic Gold”
      • Luxora Leader, “Phelps Speaks Out on Mental Health Struggles at Summit”
      • WDEF, “Michael Phelps Opens up about Fighting Depression”
  • WFLD-TV (FOX) Chicago, “Common Talks about New Show “The Chi,” Kennedy Forum and Chicago’s New Class of Superstars”
  • Chicago Tribune, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening Up About Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal’
        • The Sacramento Bee,  “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
        • The Baltimore Sun,  “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • HughesNet, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Suddenlink, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Atlantic Broadband, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • GVTC Communications, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • TDS Telecommunications Corporation, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • New Wave Communications, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Cable ONE, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Century Link Business, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Blue Ridge Communications, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • Wopopular, “Michael Phelps in Chicago: Opening up about Depression ‘better than Winning a Gold Medal”
  • The Guam Daily Post, “How Phelps Coped with Depression”
  • Chicago Tribune, “Emmanuel’s Mental Health Clinic Closures Curiously Absent from Kennedy Forum”
  • WMAQ-TV (NBC) Chicago, “Phelps Speaks Out on Mental Health Struggles at Mental Health Summit”
  • WBBTM-TV (CBS) Chicago, “For Phelps, Helping Others with Depression ‘Light Years Better’ than Olympic Gold”
  • WBBM-TV (CBS) Chicago, “Mental Health Advocates Hold National Summit in Chicago”
        • MSN, “Mental Health Advocates Hold National Summit in Chicago”
        • Chicago Informer, “Mental Health Advocates Hold National Summit in Chicago”
        • B96, “Mental Health Advocates Hold National Summit in Chicago”
  • ZIMBIO, “The Kennedy Forum Hosts National Summit on Mental Health Equity and Justice in Chicago with  Michael Phelps and David Axelrod”
  • Getty Images, “The Kennedy Forum Hosts National Summit on Mental Health Equity and Justice in Chicago with  Michael Phelps and David Axelrod”
  • Little Things, “Michael Phelps Confesses He Almost Took His Own Life Dealing With Depression At Height Of Career”

Broadcast Coverage:

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