Uncategorized Archives - NAHJ

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 [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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

National Board to discuss VP of Print Eligibility

July 27, 2018   Dear members, There have been multiple inquiries regarding the status of the newly elected National Vice President of Print.   During the recent elections, the designated committee and elections chair vetted each candidate and their eligibility to serve on the national board. Since the vetting process, the National Vice President of [...]

By | July 27th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

July 21st 2018 Membership Meeting Agenda

By | July 21st, 2018|Archives, Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAHJ Board Agenda July 2018

National Association of Hispanic Journalists Board Meeting Agenda Wednesday, July 18, 2018 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Location: Knight Foundation 200 S. Biscayne Blvd. Suite 3300 Miami, FL 33131-2349 Call: 515-604-9556 Access Code: 332057   11:00 AM – Noon Executive session Noon Call to Order Approve the Minutes President's Report ED [...]

By | July 14th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAHJ addresses concerns around CBS News reports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: BA Snyder Veritas Group for NAHJ BA@VeritasAustin.com 512.630.6337 NAHJ addresses concerns with CBS News following two recent reports The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) discussed concerns about two recent reports that aired on CBS News platforms. On Tuesday, NAHJ President Brandon Benavides and Executive Director [...]

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

NAHJ honors Capital Gazette

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: BA Snyder Veritas Group for NAHJ BA@VeritasAustin.com 512.630.6337 NAHJ applauds defiance and resiliency of Capital Gazette newsroom; will honor journalists murdered during '2018 In Memoriam' WASHINGTON, D.C., June 29, 2018 - The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) commends the Capital Gazette and their strength in [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Split Decision by NY Court of Appeals

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: BA Snyder Veritas Group for NAHJ BA@VeritasAustin.com 512.630.6337 New York Court of Appeals reverses decision to quash subpoena ordering the personal appearance of Frances Robles WASHINGTON, D.C., June 28, 2018 - On Wednesday, in a split decision that could have a chilling effect on journalists asked [...]

By | June 28th, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Board launches objective investigation

June 22, 2018   Dear NAHJ members, The Board has received an allegation concerning misconduct by persons associated with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists which occurred a number of years ago.  The Board takes these matters very seriously and will investigate the matter immediately. We encourage members to raise [...]

By | June 22nd, 2018|Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments