Journal-isms

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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
Asian Americans and Race: It's Complicated

Asian Americans and Race: It’s Complicated

4 tackle identity question at journalists conference; hundreds at N.Y. Times train for ‘unconscious bias’; judge throws out class action suit against CNN; Cortes, ex-Fox News VP, sues his former company; U.S. Muslims perceive ‘a lot’ of discrimination; black producers defend ‘Confederate’ show idea (7/28/17)
Time Inc. Looks to Sell Essence

Time Inc. Looks to Sell Essence

CEO: New investor might expand events business; Jim Vance, inveterate smoker, died of lung cancer; Trump news saps attention from world disasters; Somali Americans, media in fraught relationship; Glen Nishimura dies, editor of USA Today columns (7/24/17)
Army's Toxic Smoke Billows Over Black Town

Army’s Toxic Smoke Billows Over Black Town

Every day, hazardous waste is burned in open air; Jim Vance, longtime D.C. anchor, dies at 75; O.J. ‘not looking to be involved with the media’; rights, media groups to help citizens record police; writer alarmed by A&E's live version of 'Cops'; artist shows that news is a matter of perspective; Spicer should have expected...
Journalists, Musicians 'Co-Signed' R. Kelly

Journalists, Musicians ‘Co-Signed’ R. Kelly

Reporter alleges more exploitation of black women; Raleigh paper drops columnist after 24-year run; sports columnist Kawakami to edit online startup; Chicago Sun-Times calls out institutional racism; reporting finds lead still contaminates urban soil; Ebony owner pledges payments by month’s end; pushback on Trump backers’ attacks on journalism; statue honors ‘willpower over white Power’; C-SPAN...