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Little Known Black History Fact: Roger Wilkins

Roger Wilkins, a longtime civil rights attorney and educator, made headlines in 1973 when he and a group of Washington Post reporters won the Pulitzer Prize for exposing the Watergate scandal. 346 more words

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Here's How Journalists Of Color Practice Self-Care During The Trump Era

Most people can agree that 2017 has not been an easy year.

For journalists of color, the stories we are called to write and report on have been heart wrenching, tear-jerking, and downright triggering to produce. 1,097 more words

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Carole Simpson: Trailblazing African American Journalist

Black History:  Special Delivery!!

Carole Simpson (1940 – ) is an award winning pioneer in the field of broadcast journalism. As an African American female journalist, she has achieved many “firsts” in the field. 278 more words

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White House's Omarosa Manigault Jeered During Panel Talk

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White House’s Omarosa Manigault Jeered During Panel Talk

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(NEW ORLEANS) — White House official Omarosa Manigault-Newman clashed with a veteran news anchor during a panel discussion on policing in black communities held at the largest gathering of black journalists in the country.The director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison was a late addition to the Friday afternoon panel at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in New Orleans.Her conversation with anchor Ed Gordon became testy when he attempted to question Manigault-Newman on President Donald Trump’s policies around policing in communities of color. 48 more words

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Saleen Says: what to do when your exterior begins to mirror your interior.

Today’s post is going to touch on a few things: mental health, hair care, and being a natural black girl in the news industry.

Saleen the busy bee… 1,274 more words

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