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Where Are All the Minority Journalists?


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Source: The Atlantic

Landing an entry-level gig in a newsroom is no easy task. Positions that are truly open to the public are hard to come by, and when one pops up, competition is fierce. So what does it take to get a job in the industry right now? Applicants just need to be savvy, persistent—and it also helps a lot if they’re white… Journalism certainly isn’t the only field that is notoriously and historically homogenous. But this is a big problem for an industry whose ambition is to serve and inform an increasingly diverse public.

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This entry was posted on July 24, 2015 by in Careers + Work, Diversity + Difference, Power/Resistance and tagged , , , .

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