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Grammy White Out? Grammy's only honoring dead white artist

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Page Six/By Carlos Greer and Emily Smith

Could the Grammy Awards have their own race problem? The show is coming under huge pressure to diversify its all-white tribute lineup and honor the late Maurice White. 326 more words

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Standup Saturday

We went to Standup Saturday last week! We enjoyed it, but not as much as the previous one. After the showing on the way back, we had some deep conversation regarding race.

Activities

Diversity is good for news

Our Social Media and Mobile Journalism class had a Skype session with Aaron Edwards, mobile editor at BuzzFeed News and 2012 Ithaca College alumnus, during which he discussed diversity in newsrooms. 441 more words

Social Media Journalism

Diversity is not in the equation

I’m not sure why I feel shaken. While the media will likely focus on the quake in Christchurch today, with good reason, my morning started with a different kind of movement. 424 more words

Blog

"Diversity" is not...

For some time now, “diversity” and its various iterations have been buzzwords in the US publishing industry, especially in the online writing communities I follow. On the face of it, I don’t *not* support diversity, if we define diversity simply as, “a variety of interesting things.” Interesting things are good and there is always room for more of them. 1,003 more words

Writing

An NYPD law enforcement officer was convicted of manslaughter in the shooting death of a 23-year-old black man in a ‘dark’ stairwell of a housing project in 2014. 803 more words

Diversity

Lion dances and fun in downtown San Diego!

To celebrate the Chinese New Year, a special festival is being held this weekend in downtown San Diego, in the historic old Chinatown section, now known as the Asian Thematic District. 354 more words