Black journalists protest debate exclusion

August 22, 2012 in News, Top Stories

A group of black journalists says it is disappointed in the lack of ethnic diversity among the people chosen to moderate presidential debates.

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) said Friday that the Commission on Presidential Debates needed to stop treating black reporters and other minority journalists as if they were unqualified, invisible or both.

Pulitzer-winning columnist William Raspberry dies

July 23, 2012 in News, Obituaries, Statewide News, Top Stories

WASHINGTON – (AP) William Raspberry, who became the second black columnist to win a Pulitzer Prize for his widely read syndicated commentaries in The Washington Post, died Tuesday. He was […]