by E.R. Shipp onDecember 13, 2011
It divided many within black media circles and focused attention on capital punishment. Now what?
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onDecember 6, 2011
The affable weekend anchor is leaving the network at the end of the year.
November 10, 2011
Deputy editor to succeed Joel Dreyfuss.
by Washington Post onAugust 18, 2011
Ethel Payne, a reporter at the Chicago Defender, began her Washington career as one of three accredited African Americans in the White House press corps.
by Eric Deggans onAugust 16, 2011
St. Petersburg Times media critic Eric Deggans argues that the best way to ensure diversity in news coverage is to hire a diverse staff of journalists, not activists.
by Joel Dreyfuss onAugust 3, 2011
The black journalists' group takes a risk by quitting a key alliance with other ethnic associations.
June 23, 2011
From Journal-isms: The National Association of Black Journalists received reports that there are fewer or no people of color working as journalists at some Gannett newspapers. Plus: Emerge Magazine re-emerges, and Sharpton-West rematch to take place.
June 3, 2011
A white woman and a black man will lead the New York Times' newsroom. Executive Editor Bill Keller is stepping down to write.
May 26, 2011
After a brutal wave of layoffs, a report looks at a "reverse migration" from the mainstream media to the black press. Also: Naming the maid in the DSK case.
April 9, 2011
Black journalists have been particularly affected as newsrooms downsize or individuals seek a more secure line of work. In other news, Manning Marable's surrogates urge the reopening of the Malcolm X assassination case.
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