Richard Prince's Journal-isms™

Black Press Takes Free Trip to Morocco

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Arab government reaches out to African Americans; . . . news groups' policies on expenses-paid trips; Armond White expelled from New York film critics group; in light of massacre, media portrait of Sharon questioned; "a black man" did it in West Virginia; Kevin Lewis leaving White House for Justice Department; Medsger details reporting early inklings of COINTELPRO; Boston's Bay State Banner unable to repay city for bailout (1/13/14)

 

Tamron Hall Bares Pain of Sister's Slaying

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Critic gets comeuppance at television writers conference; Christie scandal a fift: "The fat man sang," Geraldo says; coverage of Baraka's death ranges from front page to none; media did "real disservice" in making Blair saga about race; CNN Pentagon correspondent moving to local D.C. station; . . . Russ Mitchell: You can have incredible impact; . . Leon Harris: Moving to local brings a special reward; new FCC chair plans scrutiny of media consolidation tactic (1/10/13)

 

Why "Scandal" Ranks No. 1 With Black Viewers

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Passion, angst and pride that a black woman is the star; Hispanics choose novelas over English-language shows; sharp-tongued film critic denies heckling filmmaker; Janice Min adds Billboard to her Hollywood Reporter portfolio; 10 key areas for journalists in the digital age; Tamron Hall sometimes feels "a bit of resentment" on hair; Mindy Kaling has no problem with Elle cover (1/8/13)

 

Harris-Perry's Apology Doesn't Quiet Controversy

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Politics, race, Mormonism and babies a volatile mix; NBCLatino's Chris Peña apparently leaves network; "SNL" hires black woman after auditioning two dozen; N.Y. Times finds War on Poverty kept rate from climbing higher; older blacks less likely to go online than white seniors; Detroit's Suzette Hackney joins Toledo Blade opinion pages (1/6/13)

 

Damaged Boxers Making Writers Uneasy

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Mike Perez, left, lands a hard left hook on the head of Magomed Abdusalamov duriSome still say fighters fare better in ring than in streets; obit writers cautious on labeling radio talker a racist; Paula Madison wants out of money-losing WNBA team; Roberts disclosure, "Duck Dynasty" could be tipping point; Fox News keeps cable news ratings title for 2013; "10 More Journalists and Trends to Watch in 2014"; Wesley Lowery moves from Boston Globe to Washington Post (1/3/14)

 

Jobless Critic Raises $4K to Stave Off Homelessness

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Craig Lindsey appealed on Internet for $900 to pay his rent; Robin Roberts' prominence makes coming out significant; NABJ ends year with $183,000 surplus, Butler says; Harris-Perry sorry for joke about Romney's black grandson; Egypt detains Al Jazeera journalists for 15 days; Detroit group offers free houses for writers; "Love letter" to newspapers still available online (1/1/14)

 

Diversity's Greatest Hits, 2013

Sunday, December 29, 2013

ESPN analyst Chris Broussard's mistake was offering "personal comments,"   accordA year in the quest for news media that look like America: Growing intolerance of intolerance, insensitivity;  . . ESPN lists additional steps on cultural sensitivity; Unity is dead, co-founders say; a resilient Roland Martin; White House press corps fades to white; Essence editor speaks out after firing; media consolidation erodes minority ownership; the numbers; Al Jazeera America, Fusion, ABC, MSNBC are bright spots; passing of diversity heroes; FAMU, Grambling, Morgan State put spotlight on HBCU journalism; most popular "Journal-isms" columns of 2013 (12/30/13) 

 

Sanfuentes to Exit NBC, Seeks His "Next Big Thing"

Monday, December 23, 2013

Only Latino to rise to network senior VP of news (12/24/13)

 

Soothing the Senses, Shocking the Conscience

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Richard Prince's Book Notes™: Stocking Stuffers (Part 2): Simeon Booker with Carol McCabe Booker; Stanley Crouch; Wil Haygood; Pilar Marrero; Steve Penn; Alison Stewart; Touré; Celia Viggo Wexler (12/20/13)

 

 

Setback for Black TV-Station Ownership

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Commentator Armstrong Williams, center, is flanked by lawyer Greg Skall and DaviSt. Louis brothers to give up stations in three cities; Mara Schiavocampo says goodbye to NBC News; Nikita Stewart; Rafael Pineda; Alex Wagner; Kai Jackson; Lynne K. Varner; Sean Jensen; Richard Prince's Book Notes™: Stocking Stuffers (Part 2): Simeon Booker with Carol McCabe Booker; Stanley Crouch; Wil Haygood; Pilar Marrero; Steve Penn; Alison Stewart; Touré; Celia Viggo Wexler (12/20/13)

 
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