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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

Richard’s column also appears on TheRoot.com.
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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
Latest entries
Praise for Holt, the 'Rude Negro'

Praise for Holt, the ‘Rude Negro’

‘The media-political complex bowed down’; Trump suggests ending daily briefings; Trump voting panel to push ‘myth of fraud’; readers imagine successors to Confederates; ‘cultural anxiety’ drove many to Trump; too many U.S. moms dying in childbirth; NABJ names 4 more award winners; honoring Mom amid ‘incarceration epidemic’ (5/12/17)
Trump Tells Holt He Asked Comey if He Were Under Investigation

Trump Tells Holt He Asked Comey if He Were Under Investigation

'I was going to fire regardless of recommendation'; two Latinas added to Fox News lawsuit; ASNE leader: Scant diversity progress ‘palpable’; Editor & Publisher explains pale list of achievers; ‘Maverick’ black site boasts ‘superstar team’;parties disagree on role of news media; Puerto Rico, colonial relationship both bankrupt; BET leaving D.C. for N.Y. after 37 years;...
Conservative Outlets, White House Pushed Rape Allegations — Which Were Then Discredited

Conservative Outlets, White House Pushed Rape Allegations — Which Were Then Discredited

‘Dozens and dozens of segments on FOX News’; Sinclair buys Tribune Media in epic merger; Grambling J-program denied re-accreditation'; Medill not applying for re-accreditation; comedian goes where many of us fear to tread; Chinese Exclusion Act commemorated; America’s Growing News Deserts’; South Sudan suspends Al Jazeera bureau (5/8/17)
Ebony's Owner to the Worriers:  Don't Worry, Be Happy

Ebony’s Owner to the Worriers: Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Chairman outlines company's 'strategic turn'; Desiree Rogers to leave Johnson Publishing (5/7/17)