Richard Prince's Journal-isms™

Steinberg Elected Unity President

Friday, September 27, 2013

NLGJA delegate wins, 6-4, as NAHJ sits out vote; Lee Thornton, pioneer journalist, professor, dies at 71; Desiree Dancy, N.Y. Times Co. diversity officer, resigns; where's explanation of why we don't all look the same?; "digital divide" greater between whites, Hispanics; for correspondents, Kenya massacre was close to home; NAJA calls for newsroom discussion of team names (9/27/13)

 

CNN's Diversity Council Changing Leaders

Thursday, September 26, 2013

The New York Post ran this photo composite with a story, "Jeff Zucker shaking upNetwork says chair and vice chair out, but panel stays; Manny Garcia leaves Miami for Scripps after 23 years (9/26/13); McClatchy retirees lose health care benefit; militia in mall attack has terrorized, killed journalists; Arnold García retiring as opinion editor in Austin; AAJA's Paul Cheung to lead AP digital news production; Muslim producer for "On the Media" detained at border; reports on racist tweets called lazy journalism; advertisers spend only 3 percent on black media; CNBC host apologizes for quip about Indian Americans; NAHJ puts Fox on blast over Chris Wallace segment (9/25/13)

 

McClatchy Retirees Lose Health Care Benefit

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Credit: ThinkProgress.org30-paper chain directs ex-workers to new exchanges; militia in mall attack has terrorized, killed journalists; Arnold García retiring as opinion editor in Austin; AAJA's Paul Cheung to lead AP digital news production; Muslim producer for "On the Media" detained at border; reports on racist tweets called lazy journalism; advertisers spend only 3 percent on black media; CNBC host apologizes for quip about Indian Americans; NAHJ puts Fox on blast over Chris Wallace segment (9/25/13)

 

How Much Blood Is Too Much?

Monday, September 23, 2013

Race factor raised in graphic images from Kenya; Balta supports Cho for Unity president, but won't vote; mistaken for shooter, he says "verify before you vilify"; scant live coverage of Obama at Black Caucus affair; NAACP chair insists that women have led organization; English, Spanish speakers learning the other's language; "Last Real Indians" confront white supremacists; petition protests Chuck Todd's health care comments; Ann Curry's exclusive on Iran called old news (9/23/13)

 

Drawing Attention to New York's Diversity

Friday, September 20, 2013

New Yorker cover depicts "what we live every day"; NABJ members start website "to help with transparency"; blacks favor health-care law 3 times as much as whites; more nonwhites trust media than whites, Gallup says; in diversity-challenged Iowa, this instructor stands out; China expands tightly controlled media empire into Africa; social media, U.S. youth seen as keys to Africa's image; Ann Curry beats rivals to interview new Iran president (9/20/13)

 

Unity Election Features Historic Candidacy

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

White journalist seeks to lead troubled coalition; Julie Chen says "I don't look less Chinese"; new Miss America considered "too dark" in India; Essence editor: Don't be defined by mainstream images; D.C. mass-killing suspect complained of racism, friend says; new top editor at Time won't discuss diversity; black, Hispanic, youngest kids hit harder by poverty; on new site, readers help pay writers for their work; GOP chair urges party to seek out Hispanic journalists (9/18/13)

 

Familiar Slips in Coverage of D.C. Shootings

Monday, September 16, 2013

Race of suspect broadcast frequently through the day; Essence loses deputy editors in staff changes; The Root falls, Black Planet rises in August web report; Birmingham tributes called "civil rights on the cheap"; nine foreign journalists remain missing in Syria; how the creative director "enhanced" the New Yorker; Darlene Brindle Waties, 51, designed "feisty pages"; Bill Cosby, Don Lemon bond over personal responsibility; "Washington Blackskins" image provokes strong reactions (9/16/13)

 

Station Sorry for "Racism" Toward Julie Chen

Friday, September 13, 2013

Anchor job denied until reporter looked less Asian; fired meteorologist still "keeping options open"; staffers appear to win bid to oust manager of D.C.'s WPFW; blacks, Latinos more upbeat than whites on economy; 2 seek funding for more inclusive Riptide study; Washington Post calls "Redskins" too offensive to tolerate; Whitlock reprimanded by ESPN for comments on SI writer; book, PBS documentary usher in Hispanic Heritage Month; NABJ joins Unity, Univision, AAJA as Ford grantee; complaint: "Africa not allowed to tell its own stories" (9/13/13 and 9/14/13)

 

TV Veteran Lyne Pitts Joins The Root

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Producer, executive named site's interim managing editor (9/12/13); no blacks in the boardroom; NAHJ plans to sit out election for Unity president; Unity joins critics of Riptide project's lack of diversity; majority in instant poll favor Obama's approach on Syria; mayor's race, Obama compete with 9/11 in N.Y.; Ken Moritsugu named AP bureau chief for Japan; Don Lemon joins Joyner show as commentator (9/11/13).

 

No Blacks in the Boardroom

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

News Corp, Google, Amazon, Yahoo, Discovery on the list; NAHJ plans to sit out election for Unity president; Unity joins critics of Riptide project's lack of diversity; majority in instant poll favor Obama's approach on Syria; mayor's race, Obama compete with 9/11 in N.Y.; Ken Moritsugu named AP bureau chief for Japan; Don Lemon joins Joyner show as commentator (9/11/13).

 
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