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What’s the cost to Bramptonians when the media does not represent them?

What’s the cost to Bramptonians when the media does not represent them?

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There is a crisis of trust in media organizations as readers, listeners and viewers do not see themselves reflected in the stories that are told about them. New Canadian Media and Magazines Canada invite you to a town hall to…
Capturing the Pulse of a City: Christopher Cheung

Capturing the Pulse of a City: Christopher Cheung

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Capturing the Pulse of a City From displacement of mom-and-pop stores to redevelopment … to multigenerational families living under one roof … to the mystery of the Baklava Man, urban writer Chris Cheung has stood out for his shoe-leather reporting…
Employees have the power to make their newsrooms more diverse
2 years ago

Employees have the power to make their newsrooms more diverse

Diversity of employees is more than just good journalistic practice — it is a labour issue.
Comment enseigner la diversité? Un professeur de l’UQAM explique son approche
2 years ago

Comment enseigner la diversité? Un professeur de l’UQAM explique son approche

“Tenter de vous mettre à la place de l’autre, sans perdre votre oeil critique”
Didihood is creating space and sisterhood for South Asian women in media
2 years ago

Didihood is creating space and sisterhood for South Asian women in media

The organization is based on three pillars: networking, mentorship and community building.
The Canadian Association of Black Journalists is relaunching
2 years ago

The Canadian Association of Black Journalists is relaunching

By  •  News, People
The CABJ had been inactive for some years, but a team is working on the relaunch.
What Canadian media (and government) can learn from Black Panther
2 years ago

What Canadian media (and government) can learn from Black Panther

As far too many newsrooms continue to struggle for their very survival, it’s a good time to place more emphasis on diversifying the stories they cover.
Journalists must change with the times when covering disability issues, advocates urge
2 years ago

Journalists must change with the times when covering disability issues, advocates urge

“This whole notion of ‘heartwarming’ – why is it people with disabilities are somehow more heartwarming than others?”
Andree Lau on increasing diversity in reporting and the newsroom
2 years ago

Andree Lau on increasing diversity in reporting and the newsroom

If you make an effort to get diversity in your reporting, Lau said, you’ll often find that your stories are more interesting.
Poynter’s Minority Writers’ Workshop reminded me that my voice and perspective matter
3 years ago

Poynter’s Minority Writers’ Workshop reminded me that my voice and perspective matter

Samantha Lui was the only Canadian at the prestigious four day Poynter workshop. Here’s what she learned.