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Journalist Eric Deggans on Overcoming Homophobia 0 comments2009 NABJ Conference

Journalist Eric Deggans on Overcoming Homophobia

August 18, 2009 at 11:19 pm

Audio: How I Stopped Using the F-Word Read the print story here.

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Black LGBT Journalists and Advocates Tackle Race’s Homo Rep 3 comments2009 NABJ Conference

Black LGBT Journalists and Advocates Tackle Race’s Homo Rep

August 18, 2009 at 1:34 pm

Nadine Smith had just spent the last three years trying to defeat a ballot initiative that would prevent her and her girlfriend, Andrea Hildebran, from […]

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Slim Showing at the Career Fair: Attendees Share Their Thoughts

August 14, 2009 at 5:53 pm

By Maya Pope-Chappell Every year, thousands of black journalists descend on a major city in the U.S. to build skills, network and have fun.  This […]

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Afro Puerto Rico: The Island’s Ties to Slavery

June 26, 2009 at 1:49 pm

Most tourists visiting Puerto Rico do not know about its African heritage. For many years, the subject was omitted from the island’s history books. But […]

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Journalists Shake Their Bom Bom at NAHJ Opening Reception

June 25, 2009 at 9:41 am

After a full day of training in online social networks and multimedia, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists kicked off the convention with a celebration […]

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Audio Interviews from the 2009 IRE Conference 0 comments2009 IRE Conference

Audio Interviews from the 2009 IRE Conference

June 12, 2009 at 9:28 pm

Audio: Walt Bogdanich, Investigative Desk Assistant Editor at The New York Times talks about the skills of journalism. [audio:http://cdn.journalism.cuny.edu/blogs.dir/55/files/2009/06/waltbogdanich.mp3]

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Nerds Take Journalism

June 11, 2009 at 7:14 pm

Evangelists from Los Angeles, New York, and Iowa converged at the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) conference in Baltimore to initiate the willing into—as one presenter put it—“the Shaolin order” of web framework fans.

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From the Halls of Deutsche Welle

June 9, 2009 at 12:53 pm

When Radio Benevolencija started the “Great Lakes Reconciliation Project” five years ago in Rwanda, no one imagined 90 percent of the population would be addicted […]

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Recording Africa — One Cell Phone at a Time 2 commentsGlobal Media Forum

Recording Africa — One Cell Phone at a Time

June 5, 2009 at 2:27 am

They’re young. They’re African. And they’re texting, videoing, and uploading content. They’re reporting? If they’re with VoicesofAfrica Media Foundation, then yes, they are reporting.

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Art House across the Street

June 5, 2009 at 2:00 am

Just across the street from the Beethoven house you bump into a cute Dalmation hiding its head in the pavement. But as you get closer […]

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