Posts tagged "newsroom"

Barber Shop Show review: "Horrible" reporting on police violence hurts communities

Barber Shop Show review: "Horrible" reporting on police violence hurts communities
How is a lack of critical reporting, dwindling resources and little transparency into internal police reviews leading news organizations to give victims of violence in police shootings short shrift? Tracy Siska, executive director at the Chicago Justice Project, sounds off on the issue below after appearing on last week’s Barber Shop Show. The program focused... Read more »

What's happening to black folks in the media?

There are so many talented minority reporters and editors. Some are out of work because of layoffs. Many of my friends have left the field because they couldn’t get hired or promoted at the newspapers, magazines or television stations they dreamed about as they sat in their j-school classes. There are plenty of talented black... Read more »