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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.
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#EbonyStillOwes: Writers Union Intervenes

#EbonyStillOwes: Writers Union Intervenes

Magazine ‘treats folks like sharecroppers’; fewer cries of alarm over far-right U.S. terrorists; N.Y. Times eliminates public editor position; Scott Pelley out at ‘CBS Evening News’; memes make fun of Tiger Woods’ misfortune; how to tell who’s serious about diversity; Hispanic Caucus members to visit deported vets; leaked papers reveal surveillance at Standing Rock; nominate a...
Sportswriter Fired After Anti-Japanese Tweet

Sportswriter Fired After Anti-Japanese Tweet

Terry Frei ‘uncomfortable’ with Indy 500 winner; Woods arrest a gift for new sports columnist; Lantigua-Williams leaving NPR ‘Code Switch’; Europeans say they find Trump unstable; Trump budget would gut civil rights programs; in monuments debate, what about the Indians?; at ESPN, ‘role was changing seemingly every year’; reporter’s scary ride nets a million views;...
Suddenly, Landrieu Is America's Mayor

Suddenly, Landrieu Is America’s Mayor

Speech on New Orleans statues goes viral; D.C.’s WAMU boosts black, Latino listeners; Trump budget panned for effect on Latinos; Jerry Perenchio dies at 86, built Univision; being biracial teaches activist not to generalize; nominate a J-educator who promotes diversity (5/26/17)
Tenants Call Trump's Son-in-Law a Slumlord

Tenants Call Trump’s Son-in-Law a Slumlord

Reporter examines Kushner’s Md. properties; Trump budget a ‘crackdown on the neediest’; . . . public broadcasting funds would be slashed; Hannity, pushing conspiracy, loses advertisers; David Louie still chases stories after 45 years; Coates ‘Black Panther’ comic spinoff canceled; Univision, Telemundo accused of defamation; Journal-isms Inc. gains tax-exempt status; Chicago radio stations fundraise for summer...