Black Journalists Demand Diversity in CNN Leadership

Robert Valencia
Mar 28, 2019 - 5:00
Black Journalists Demand Diversity in CNN Leadership

The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) recently joined forces to urge CNN to diversify its executive news leadership. “A newsroom that looks as diverse as America has the ability to raise awareness about issues impacting Black and Brown communities across the nation,” Chairwoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.) said in a statement on March 18. “CNN’s lack of Black representation among its leadership positions is truly troubling and must be addressed.” Bass added that CBC and

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2 Replies to “Black Journalists Demand Diversity in CNN Leadership”

  1. CNN hired Sarah Isgur as Lead Political Editor. Girl has no journalism experience and is a comspiracy theorist. Lost all respect for CNN when they announced this. I’m disappointed but not surprised by this article.

    1. Yeah, I stopped watching CNN years ago. Who cares about their propaganda and corporate media stories. Why would there be a need to improve it? Cable news are antiquated media that does not report stories with honest journalism.

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