March 24, 2013
CNN producers have been told not to book the former correspondent.
March 17, 2013
Ta-Nehisi Coates writes in the Atlantic that there was never a golden age of freelancing for blacks.
January 27, 2013
A Detroit reporter allegedly slept with a state treasurer's ex-wife, threatened her life and sent porno photo -- not news?
November 5, 2011
Journal-isms: Ex-ESPN exec denies salacious "lie" by former colleague.
June 12, 2011
Local Oakland, Calif., journalists helped investigate the killing of Chauncey Bailey, editor of the Oakland Post. Plus: The FCC reports low levels of minority ownership in media.
May 28, 2011
Gil Scott-Heron might not have been a journalist, but the poet and musician was sure enough a social commentator who could "make it sing."
October 28, 2010
Mimi Valdés, the former editor of Vibe and Latina magazines, is leaving her post as head of BET.com after only three months. What went wrong?
July 22, 2010
The firing of Agriculture Department staffer Shirley Sherrod — over racial remarks that were taken out of context — raises judgment questions not only about the Obama administration and the NAACP, whose president is a former journalist, but about the news media.
June 27, 2010
NY's disgraced former governor to take the anchor chair; meanwhile, mainstream cable TV news has no anchors of color in prime time.
June 22, 2010
Black women were told they couldn't wear braids, cornrows or locs.
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