CNN Diversity: A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words

The network's "Allow us to reintroduce ourselves" ad speaks volumes about its hiring practices.


(The Root) — In the wake of Roland Martin’s firing and CNN’s announcement of new hire Jake Tapper as “the face” of the network, there’s been plenty of conversation about the network’s diversity (or lack thereof). 

But sometimes a picture — like this “Allow us to reintroduce ourselves” ad — is worth a thousand words.