Support of Press Freedom

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Concerns with “Baño de Sangre”

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists wrote a letter to Univision. We expressed our disappointment and concern over the February 25th broadcast of "Baño de Sangre," a segment on the deadly shooting at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Fla., that aired on Univision's "Crónicas de Sábado." As part of NAHJ's mission, our goals are "to [...]

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Board Appoints New VP of Print

February 14, 2017 - The National Association of Hispanic Journalists board of directors approved the appointment of Ed O’Keefe as Vice President of Print. O’Keefe currently works as the congressional reporter for The Washington Post. He will fill the vacancy left from Lucio Villa’s resignation in December. The appointment ends in September. “I am very [...]

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2017 EIJ Convention Committee

NAHJ convention committee prepares for a dynamic experience at EIJ17 February 13, 2017 – NAHJ President Brandon Benavides has appointed the remaining positions on the national convention committee. NAHJ will join the Radio Television Digital News Association and the Society of Professional Journalists at the Excellence in Journalism Convention in Anaheim, California September 7 [...]

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Loss of a Beloved Journalist

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists offers its condolences to Anthony Marquez’s family, friends & colleagues at this difficult time. Beginning as an Associated Press intern, Anthony embodied the journalistic spirit of our association and was a trailblazer within the industry working his way up to Los Angeles bureau chief. “Anthony Marquez [...]

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February 2017 Board Agenda

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Journalism Groups Seek Meeting with Trump

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2017 Journalism Groups Seek Meeting with President-elect Washington, D.C. - NAHJ and 60 other journalism organizations have requested a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence to discuss access to government. The coalition sent a letter  today to Trump and Pence, asking for a meeting or conference [...]

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Declaración Oficial de NAHJ

PARA DIFUSIÓN INMEDIATA 12, Enero, 2017 Declaración oficial de NAHJ sobre trato de periodista durante conferencia de prensa del presidente electo WASHINGTON, DC. - El trato del periodista y miembro de NAHJ Jim Acosta y de los medios de comunicación durante la conferencia de prensa del presidente electo Donald Trump es preocupante y decepcionante. Es [...]

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National Board Statement

For Immediate Release January 12, 2017 National Board Addresses NAHJ Membership Regarding Treatment of Journalist WASHINGTON, D.C. - The treatment of journalist and NAHJ Member Jim Acosta and the media during President-elect Trump's press conference is concerning and disappointing.  It is overwhelmingly evident that our process and traditions covering an administration are drastically changing. What [...]

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Recordando a Guillermo Benites

El legendario presentador del noticiero de Univision 23, Guillermo Benites, murió este sábado. “Nos entristece su muerte y deseamos asegurarles nuestro apoyo a su familia y amigos.” – Brandon Benavides, Presidente de NAHJ Nacido en Buenos Aires, tuvo una exitosa carrera; llegó a Estados Unidos en 1968, y después de un tiempo con [...]

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