Richard Prince's Journal-isms™

Journalists Bear Down on Killings by Police

Monday, June 1, 2015

Washington Post counts 385 fatally shot this year; new photo contradicts Fla. police account of shooting; "Wear Orange" honors teen who wanted to be a journalist; new Williams role could mean Holt gets "Nightly News"; Raleigh editor hits xenophobia, hysteria on immigration; local stations called key to public radio diversity; "cultural fit" used to justify hiring the same old, same old; "fall guy" in U.K. scandal gets suspended sentence; vigil planned to honor slain D.C. community reporter (6/1/15)

 

Reporter Killed in Community She Loved

Friday, May 29, 2015

Charnice Milton slain in D.C. while used as human shield; Bettinger to step down as director of Knight fellowships; N.C., Texas schools confront Confederate iconography; . . . Monuments "inseparable from Jim Crow, white supremacy"; he might have been first Chinese American journalist; 19 news organizations challenge gag order in Baltimore; Clinton's pick for Latino outreach leaves some unimpressed; Dallas anchor gets a doctorate at 61, just because; columnist Bob Ray Sanders retires in Fort Worth; Don Haney dies at 80, helped break Detroit color barrier (5/29/15)

 

NAHJ Parts With Executive Director, Board Member

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

President taking leave of absence to fill staffing void; on L.A. TV news, not enough Latino victims, officers; N.Y. Times stakeout pays off in arrests of soccer officials; Sun-Times runs a photo that police didn't want seen; Waco columnist calls shootout a "brawl" lacking "legs"; Charleston paper finds faulty oversight of police shootings; why sale of The Root to Univision matters to advertisers; Eric Newton to become innovation chief at Cronkite school; radio journalist Sunni Khalid acquitted, a nightmare ends (5/27/15)

 

Forgot Press Pass at Protest, Editor Arrested

Sunday, May 24, 2015

71 held in demonstrations after Cleveland cop's acquittal (5/24/15); news outlets want Eric Garner documents; reader comments demonize black bikers, praise whites; Claudia Puig, USA Today film critic, takes buyout; photographer's passion makes every day Memorial Day; website picks its "50 sexiest in national TV news"; editorial page editor: If this is liberal agenda, so be it; Asian Americans urged to reject "Model Minority" hype; Angola drops defamation charges against muckraker (5/22/15)

 

News Outlets Want Eric Garner Documents

Friday, May 22, 2015

"You still have to beg for facts in this country"; reader comments demonize black bikers, praise whites; Claudia Puig, USA Today film critic, takes buyout; photographer's passion makes every day Memorial Day; website picks its "50 sexiest in national TV news"; editorial page editor: If this is liberal agenda, so be it; Asian Americans urged to reject "Model Minority" hype; Angola drops defamation charges against muckraker (5/22/15)

 

Univision Buys TheRoot.com

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Broadcaster, black-themed site each see chance for growth (5/21/15); Whites OK with upcoming minority status; Waco bikers include Hispanics, blacks — CNN called out; ASNE opposes reauthorizing Patriot Act; man tries to steal news van with reporter sitting inside; Detroit's LeDuff nabs suspect who mugged restaurateur; Iverson's advice: Treat sources like people in your life; 5-part series tackles mental health in the newsroom; female journalists sound alarm on issues affecting women; activists call attention to black women killed by police (5/20/15)

 

Whites OK With Upcoming Minority Status

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Resistance to immigration tame compared with past years; Waco bikers include Hispanics, blacks — CNN Called Out; ASNE opposes reauthorizing Patriot Act; man tries to steal news van with reporter sitting inside; Detroit's LeDuff nabs suspect who mugged restaurateur; Iverson's advice: Treat sources like people in your life; 5-part series tackles mental health in the newsroom; female journalists sound alarm on issues affecting women; activists call attention to black women killed by police (5/20/15)

 

Waco Bikers or #WacoThugs? Double Standard Seen

Monday, May 18, 2015

The photo of Waco bikers "contrasts sharply with those taken in the aftermath ofSocial media quick to comment on media coverage; the reporter who exposed police torture in Chicago; with B.B. King death, blacks urged to reclaim blues legacy; N.Y. Times editorial draws out Duke prof's racial views; Stephanopoulos not alone in giving to foundation; "the plain idea of, hey, I might die was really frightening"; affirmative action curbs seen leading to fewer black M.D.s; BBC team arrested in Qatar while reporting on migrants; Friday is deadline to nominate a J-educator (5/18/15)

 

Blacks Weren't Writing the B.B. King Story

Friday, May 15, 2015

Cultural, generational reasons offered as theories; Obama, Coates defend stances on scolding black men; . . . Obama says poverty is down 40% since 1967; 4 U.S. journalists of color chosen as Nieman fellows; Blackistone joining Washington Post as sports columnist; Michael McCarter named interim editor in Cincinnati; 2 cops in fatal Tamir Rice shooting still not interviewed; Geraldo says ABC fired him but not Stephanopoulos; why so few are covering the war in Yemen (5/15/15)

 

Journalists Shaken but Safe After Derailment

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Cheung of AAJA, NBC producer Janelle Richards aboard train; Baltimore Sun says mayor hasn't been uip to the job; Native Americans have a stake in "Black Lives Matter"; some in media missed point of Michelle Obama speech; ASNE to meet public in Newark to discuss urban coverage; low-income news consumers need reporting on "systems"; nominate a J-educator who has helped diversity (5/13/15)

 
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