Race and Elections

Journalists talked about media portrayal and sensationalism of race in news coverage. Topics included the the lack of diversity in the… read more

Journalists talked about media portrayal and sensationalism of race in news coverage. Topics included the the lack of diversity in the news industry, the Trayvon Martin story and racial profiling, the Obama presidency, and the recent “revenge” shootings of three African Americans by two white men in Tulsa.

After the discussion, Ben Jealous made closing remarks. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Buck, Ana Lopez Executive Director National Association of Hispanic Journalists
  • Curry, George E. Editor-in-Chief (Former) National Newspaper Publishers Assn.->News Service
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Race and Elections

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 13, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 16, 2012

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  • Apr 13, 2012 | 9:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2012 | 2:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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