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Industry troubles raise ethical concerns for conventions 0 comments2009 NABJ Conference

Industry troubles raise ethical concerns for conventions

August 21, 2009 at 6:30 am

Media professionals attending an industry conference this month received $5 gift cards from McDonald’s encouraging them to “enjoy your favorite burger on us”.  Complementary duffle […]

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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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A Tampa Bay Area Author recalls a segregated Florida in his new book 3 comments2009 NABJ Conference

A Tampa Bay Area Author recalls a segregated Florida in his new book

August 17, 2009 at 7:38 pm

“…four rows of two-story apartments that stretched about a block. The units on the front row had a sidewalk. The ones on the two back […]

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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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Tampa Homeless Project Incites Debate

August 14, 2009 at 9:04 am

Local Community Tells Catholic Charities “Not Here.”

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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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Chat with beloved Puerto Rican painter Luis German Cajigas

June 25, 2009 at 2:23 pm

Walk into any government building in Puerto Rico, and you’re likely to see a painting by German Cajigas. The same is true for many family […]

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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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Midnight Splash Video: Noche de San Juan

June 24, 2009 at 12:12 pm

At the stroke of midnight Wednesday morning (June 24), hordes of beachgoers at the Caribe Hilton hotel in San Juan, P.R., dashed backwards into the […]

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