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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
Fox News Pulls Ads Urging Impeachment

Fox News Pulls Ads Urging Impeachment

Network cites viewers’ ‘strong negative reaction’; leaks show how multinationals make poor poorer; alarm over abrupt closing of 7 local news sites; journalists reach for words in latest mass shooting; Teen Vogue to end print run at its most ‘woke’; Paper: Photos of firefighters fired over noose stay; Weinstein tracked journalists trying to expose Him;...
Too Many African Americans in TV Ads?

Too Many African Americans in TV Ads?

Paper runs letter claiming blacks are nearly 50%; . . . ‘the best we can do is watch for red flags’; New America Media closing after 45 years; NPR brass knew of complaints against Oreskes; Puerto Rican media firm lays Off 59 journalists; percentage speaking Spanish at home dips; Arellano ends his ‘¡Ask a Mexican!’...
Russian Tampering Long Targeted Blacks

Russian Tampering Long Targeted Blacks

KGB disinformation goes back to King era; editorial says indictments reflect Trump character; NBC hypes hours-old news as ‘breaking’; Twitter suspends Trump ally after anti-Lemon rant; Series: Detained juveniles subjected to atrocities; immigrants pushed deeper into the shadows; inequality at the root of harassment issue; biracial writer gives Yuli Gurriel a break; financial plan...
Native Journalist to Quit University

Native Journalist to Quit University

Standing Rock talk, at issue, now to take place; Amy Barnett to lead theGrio.com; plans relaunch; Don Lemon files police report after death threats; loosening of broadcast ownership rules likely; media groups appeal to St. Louis on press freedoms; 3 African countries worth our attention (10/27/17)