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New database seeks to amplify women’s voices in the news media
1 year ago

New database seeks to amplify women’s voices in the news media

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By Michael Ott

“We couldn’t find any expert women,” cannot be an excuse.

That’s the mantra of a new… Continue Reading New database seeks to amplify women’s voices in the news media

Ingrained diversity
1 year ago

Ingrained diversity

By George Abraham

I recently spoke to a great class of graduate students at Carleton on the topic of diversity in journalism. I anticipated the students would be… Continue Reading Ingrained diversity

Updated columnist diversity survey shows representation has not improved since 2014
1 year ago

Updated columnist diversity survey shows representation has not improved since 2014

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By Dylan C. Robertson

Data collected late last year suggests Canada’s columns have grown even more unrepresentative since a similar… Continue Reading Updated columnist diversity survey shows representation has not improved since 2014

“Bhumika Can Speak For Herself” using AI technology
1 year ago

“Bhumika Can Speak For Herself” using AI technology

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The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce
2 years ago

The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce

By Amanda Ghazale Aziz

When Carleton University asked reporter Judy Trinh to give a talk on diversity in the journalism industry to students in the journalism and communications program, she said… Continue Reading The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce

Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook
2 years ago

Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook

By Allison Ridgway and Ania Bessonov 

The Canadian Press (CP) is discussing how to update its stylebook to reflect changing language surrounding LGBTQ, Indigenous and disabled communities, CP’s editor-in-chief said during a… Continue Reading Updated rules for language, terms for marginalized communities being discussed for new edition of Canadian Press Stylebook

Welcome to Canada: Abdirahman Abdi & the selective silence of Canadian leadership
2 years ago

Welcome to Canada: Abdirahman Abdi & the selective silence of Canadian leadership

By Jared A. Walker

Just a few moments ago I watched the Mothers of the Movement give a keynote address at the Democratic National Convention. To say they were compelling would be… Continue Reading Welcome to Canada: Abdirahman Abdi & the selective silence of Canadian leadership