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Connections: Discussing inclusion and diversity in children's media

During the season premiere of the PBS Kids’ show “Arthur,” Arthur’s teacher, Mr. Ratburn, got married. The episode, “Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone...
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Thu, 06/27/2019 - 11:48am
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Connections: Celebrating the RABJ, and discussing the state of diversity in media

The Rochester Association of Black Journalists (RABJ) is celebrating 15 years as an organization. Since its inception, it has worked to bring diversity...
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Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:57am
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Connections: How parents of color shield their children from negative stereotypes in the media

A recent piece in the Atlantic Monthly explores the efforts parents of color are making to shield their children from negative stereotypes. It...
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Tue, 04/10/2018 - 11:20am
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Connections: How women in TV news are harassed by viewers

As more women are speaking out about sexual harassment and sexual assault in the workplace and beyond, women in the media industry — specifically,...
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Thu, 12/07/2017 - 9:12am
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Connections: The changing media landscape, and the future of jobs in journalism

When reports surfaced that not even BuzzFeed was meeting its earnings targets, young journalists might have wondered: is there a future in this field...
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Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:19am
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