Richard Prince's Journal-isms™

MSNBC Chief Promises Change for Latinos

Friday, August 8, 2014

Phil Griffin, president of MSNBC, tells the National Association of Hispanic Jou Griffin pledges that show hosts will meet with Hispanics; Latinos-as-white stories called damaging as well as wrong; Barnett named executive editor of Whitlock's ESPN site; ESPN suspends Le Batard over Billboard mocking LeBron (8/8/14)

 

Journalists' Role Reversal: Dining at White House

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

8 from Fourth Estate join 400 honoring African leaders; . . . "pool" report gives press corps lowdown on the dinner; after corporate split, some Gannett staffers must reapply; Indian Country publication sorry for "rate that genocide"; job seekers of color still have harder time; Nexstar selling Indiana TV station to black broadcaster; how Sacramento morning anchor's life turned sour; Walker, formerly of McClatchy-Tribune, lands at Scripps (8/6/14)

 

Grio Columnist Makes Plagiarism Accusation; Howard U. Radio Station Apologizes

Monday, August 4, 2014

WHUR-FM removes disputed posting; website spotlights "qualified," savvy journalists of color; . . . consider diversity when deciding on making gifts; LaToya Valmont, Essence veteran, named M.E. of Glamour; Ebola outbreak could dominate visit by African leaders; Washington Post examines black gays' high HIV rate; Smith comments exemplify erosion of thoughtful discourse; Redksins' website on team name gets 3 Pinocchios (8/4/14)

 

NABJ Gives "Thumbs Down" Award to NPR

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Al Jazeera America praised for "best practices" (8/2/14); Andrew Young, at NABJ, stands by "smart-ass white boys" remarks of 30 years ago; NABJ members vote to penalize errant board reps (8/1/14); NABJ, NAHJ move toward joint convention (7/31/14)

 

Right About "Smart-Ass White Boys"

Friday, August 1, 2014

Andrew Young, at NABJ, stands by words of 30 years ago; NABJ members vote to penalize errant board reps (8/1/14); NABJ, NAHJ move toward joint convention (7/31/14)

 

NABJ, NAHJ Move Toward Joint Convention

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Meeting could assemble most journalists of color since '08 (7/31/14)

 

Penalized for Diversity!

Monday, July 28, 2014

Miles Trinidad, center, a senior at Glencoe High School, works with The OregoniaStudy: Advocacy backfires on those who are not white men; . . . . newspaper journalists of color increase by 1 percent; . . . in local radio, TV, better but still not there; Smith sorry for suggesting women can provoke violence; . . . Ebony in 3rd week of series on sexual violence; Activist white women urged to remember nonwhite counterparts; NPR CEO wants network to be "the leader" in diversity; British journalist can't get Gaza suffering out of mind; Western media lack sustained coverage of much of world (7/28/14)

 

How "Overstated" Is Idea of "Acting White"?

Friday, July 25, 2014

In last 20 years, writer says, theory has been debunked; journalist confronts history of his slave-owning family; Gaza crisis boosts ratings 30% for Al Jazeera America; Pinterest, too, pledges to do better on diversity; to a boomer, digital Jet magazine doesn't feel like progress; Stanley Nelson plans film on historically black colleges (7/25/14)

 

Michelle Obama, Top Cover Girl

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Unbroken string of successful magazine images; Israelis take out frustration on foreign correspondents; Israel, Hamas jostle to control social media narrative; anchor swims Rio Grande to make immigration point; race and policing, urban violence endure as issues; Kenneth B. Noble, former N.Y. Times reporter, dies at 60; Twitter joins in disclosing low numbers of blacks, Latinos; photographer's forceful images prompt Internet rage; Smith, Bayless in shoutfest over gay player (7/23/14).

 

Recall of Gaza Reporter Tied to NBC Infighting

Monday, July 21, 2014

Sources cite ratings jitters, not pro-Israel bias; 3 U.S. black journalists covering Gaza Crisis; foreign minister wants Al Jazeera out of Israel; correspondents head for Central America in border crisis; fund created for victims of scam by immigration columnist; "39 Pieces of Advice for Journalists And Writers Of Color"; White House criticism of anonymous sources backfires; columnist apologizes for quoting "chink in the armor"; black journalist preceded Russia Today anchor in resigning (7/21/14);

 
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