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Why we need black journalists to cover Ferguson

Joel Anderson is a black journalist at Buzzfeed who has been reporting from Ferguson, Missouri, and a story he shared on Twitter early on the morning of Aug. 1,077 more words

Little Known Black History Fact: T. Thomas Fortune

T. (Timothy) Thomas Fortune was born a slave and largely self-taught, but he went on to become one of the most influential African-American journalists of the late 19th and 20th centuries. 471 more words


Diversity: An Evolution of News Reporting

The newsroom used to be a gaggle of men who typed up the script that was delivered by men’s voices. It was populated by men who took pictures of people, places, and events. 943 more words