Richard Prince's Journal-isms™

One in 3 TV Stations Shares News With Another Outlet

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Survey finds "one-man bands" on relentless march; Comcast purchase of Time Warner opposed on racial grounds; Angelou service Saturday will be private, but streamed; reaction to Google figures: Asians became white; . . . photographer Marilynn Yee retires after 37 Years of N.Y.; challenging an assertion that Latinos have, too; exposing companies that renege on diversity promises; Egyptian TV swayed voters from Morsi, toward Sisi (6/2/14)

 

Baquet Acknowledges Debt to Black Journalists

Thursday, May 29, 2014

"I identify with people who don't have much power"; story on black poetry prompts familiar criticisms; Lozano Exits as La Opinión publisher, ImpreMedia CEO; Armstrong Williams sues FCC after losing chance for 2 TV stations; worldwide, Maya Angelou inspires varied tributes; Indian-American spelling bee victories too much for some; Morgan J-school delegation meets with journalists in Cuba (5/30/14)

 

When Angelou Learned to Be a Journalist

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

In 1960, Renaissance woman landed editor's job in Egypt; diversity stalls in book publishing, newsrooms, online; Google figures show 61% white, 71% male workforce; "Reporter: I appeared to aid denigration of blacks, Latinos; Jorge Ramos, "startlingly blunt for a news anchor"; Holder pledges no reporter doing his job will go to jail; Touré sorry for tweet after accusation of anti-Semitism; death threats prompt Trinidad-Tobago journalist to leave (5/28/14)

 

Leadership Shakeup at Chicago Defender

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Interim publisher vows to restore paper's influence; N.Y. Times, MSNBC knocked for takes on Latinos and race; so many of our members know personally somebody who died overseas"; N.Y. Post has it both ways on Kanye-Kardashian wedding; biracial background compounded mass killer's problems; Mark Cuban remarks prove fodder for TV food fights; advocate takes "LinkedIn for Journalists" to 55,000; granted British asylum, Somali harassed as journalist (5/26/14)

 

All In for Reparations Cover Story

Thursday, May 22, 2014

The Atlantic launches P.R. blitz for Ta-Nehisi Coates; Bob Herbert, former N.Y. Times columnist, returning to TV; Hampton U. given $245K for pilot program in digital media; Univision to air documentary on Chavez hunger strike; BET News special focuses on human trafficking; coup in Thailand includes vigorous crackdown on media (5/23/14)

 

"Tell Me More" Could Be Last of Its Kind

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

NPR favors integration into other programming; José Díaz-Balart to host morning show on MSNBC; Ricardo Thomas, photographer of Ford and Carter, dies at 72; Arthur Gelb remembered what black reporter told him; N.Y. mayor wants apologies from tabloids; CNN says it has no problem with Don Lemon's opinions. (5/21/14)

 

NPR Cancels Multicultural "Tell Me More"

Monday, May 19, 2014

Michel Martin's "Tell Me More" has been on NPR for seven years.Host Michel Martin given network-wide role (5/20/14) ; Sulzberger says he should not have promoted Abramson; black photographers laid off at Cincinnati Enquirer; Carole Simpson upset she was not invited to fete Walters; calling out black journalists said to be part of GOP strategy; Ifill takes ribbing at D.C. roast by news women's club; Friday deadline for nominating a J-educator on diversity. (5/19/14)

 

 

Sulzberger Says He Should Not Have Promoted Abramson

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Publisher's quandary: Baquet was too valuable to lose; black photographers laid off at Cincinnati Enquirer; Carole Simpson upset she was not invited to fete Walters; calling out black journalists said to be part of GOP strategy; Ifill takes ribbing at D.C. roast by news women's club; Friday deadline for nominating a J-educator on diversity. (5/19/14)

 

Was It Abramson's Pay? Her Style? Gender?

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Baquet calls Glenn Greenwald criticism "idiotic"; in reversal, Google pledges to disclose diversity figures; next on net neutrality: contentious sitdown expected; MTV finds youth lack historical perspective on race; after criticism, Oprah postpones plans for Michael Sam reality show; secrecy over executions could be First Amendment issue (5/16/14)

 

Dean Baquet Named Top Editor at N.Y. Times

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Veteran journalist is first African American in role; calling "BS" on excuses for failing on newsroom diversity; Cooper's interview with Donald Sterling boosts CNN ratings; NBCNews.com plans site targeting Asian Pacific Islanders ; Williams drops request for waiver to buy Pa. station; Cal State Long Beach regains accreditation after 17 years (5/14/14)

 
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