In an age of corporate media, hyperpartisanship, and alternative facts, the young journalists from Report for America spread into little and middle America to do some old-fashioned shoe leather reporting.
The National Press Photographers Association filed a request asking that journalists who have direct contact with the public on a regular basis be expressly included in the phase of the COVID-19 vaccine that includes the essential and critical infrastructure workforce.
The business case for diversity and inclusion in newsrooms is important, but emphasizing the moral case is required for real and lasting change.
“Journalists know this! I applied that to my quest, and took my followers along for the ride.”