August 2018 - NAHJ

NAHJ response to double standard in media coverage around crime

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2018 News coverage around crimes committed by minorities continue to emphasize immigration status, ethnicity and race WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Hugo Balta of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) strongly condemns the manner in which Latinos are represented in ongoing news coverage. Repeatedly, news [...]

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Final NAHJ Statement on ‘White, and in the Minority’ – Spanish

PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA 17 de agosto de 2018 Presidente de NAHJ dialoga con The Washington Post acerca de artículo titulado "Blanco, y en la minoría" ('White, and in the minority') WASHINGTON, D.C. - El Presidente Nacional de NAHJ participó en una llamada telefónica con Marty Baron, editor ejecutivo de The [...]

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Final NAHJ Statement on ‘White, and in the Minority’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2018 NAHJ President speaks with The Washington Post regarding 'White, and in the minority' WASHINGTON, D.C. - NAHJ National President Hugo Balta led a phone call with The Washington Post's Executive Editor, Marty Baron, to address the story 'White, and in the minority', published on July [...]

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NAHJ Support for Gary Cooper

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2018 NAHJ President condemns physical attack by protestor against NAHJ Member WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Hugo Balta of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) condemned the attack on journalist Gary Cooper by an anti-fascist protestor during the “Unite the Right” rally.  Gary Cooper is [...]

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Concern over story by The Washington Post

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: BA Snyder Veritas Group for NAHJ BA@VeritasAustin.com 512.630.6337 Journalism of story ‘White, and in the minority’ called into question by NAHJ national board WASHINGTON, D.C., August 3, 2018 - The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is concerned with the inaccurate portrayal of the Latino community, in a [...]

By | August 3rd, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Update on Manuel Duran

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: BA Snyder Veritas Group for NAHJ BA@VeritasAustin.com 512.630.6337 Court grants motion in case of Manuel Duran; accepts amicus brief for filing WASHINGTON, D.C., August 2, 2018 - In the beginning of May 2018, then President Brandon Benavides and the NAHJ National Board began collaboration with Manuel Duran's legal [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments