TITLE

Latinos Bring More Than Diversity to the Newsroom

AUTHOR(S)
Alvear, Cecilia
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2001, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Hispanic American journalists in the United States. Influence of journalist Ruben Salazar on Hispanics pursuing journalism as a career; Regulation established by the Federal Communications Commission to prohibit sex and race discrimination in employment; Organizations of minority journalists; Factors affecting the employment of Hispanic American journalists.
ACCESSION #
4673902

 

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