Minorities comprise just 17 percent of the U.S. newsroom workforce, according to last year’s annual diversity survey by the American Society of News Editors.
In this series of podcasts, Victoria Carrera and Eryn McCallum discuss the issue with other program students and the importance of amplifying voices in newsrooms to ensure fair coverage of minorities.
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Democracy not diversity
Part 3: Portrayal of race in the media
Part 4: Letter to future Cherubs
Part 5: More Cherubs speak out