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Pioneering Journalist Ed Bradley Gets Honored With Mural In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ed Bradley, the award-winning television journalist who broke racial barriers at CBS News, is being honored in his hometown of Philadelphia with a mural. 134 more words

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Friday 11th May 2018, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM @ The Blue Room, British Film Institute (BFI) Southbank, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XT – FREE TO REGISTER & ATTEND…

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Little Known Black History Fact: Les Payne

Les Payne, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, died last Monday (Mar. 19) after suffering a major heart attack. His loss has shocked many who remember the veteran reporter and editor, including many he helped lead and mentor as the fourth president of the National Association of Black Journalists. 346 more words

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Journalist Robin Givhan Kicked Out Of BET Conference For Michelle Obama Story

Well here’s some interesting, hot tea you sip on. It seems BET and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Robin Givhan are not on the same page. No, not at all. 655 more words

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Black Media Powerhouses: Celebrating News Icons of the Past, Present, and Future

I was a TV reporter in the early ’90s. I was the only person of color at the first station where I worked.

When I landed at my next station, I was one of two African-Americans in the newsroom. 1,974 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Lerone Bennett, Jr.

Lerone Bennett Jr. worked as a journalist, historian, and scholar over the course of his long career. The former EBONY editor and author passed last week, leaving behind a strong volume of historical works that still stand as valued resources today. 322 more words

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