Racial Reverberations in Newsrooms After Jayson Blair

Henry, Neil
September 2003
Nieman Reports;Fall2003, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p25
Explains that the media coverage of the scandal involving former "New York Times" reporter Jayson Blair showed that Afro-Americans are still not allowed to be seen as individuals when they fail. Details on the scandal; Description of media coverage of the scandal; Importance to understand the racial fallout from the scandal; Impact of the scandal on the environment in the newsrooms.


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