Learn More, Discuss Panel on Unconscious Bias and Media Coverage

Thank you to those UNITY convention participants who attended our panel today on unconscious bias and media coverage featuring panelists Carole Simpson, Eva Paterson, Jack Dovidio and Roosevelt Thomas. Please post comments here with your feedback on the panel, any questions and other thoughts. Here's some additional reading on the topic if you'd like to … Continue reading Learn More, Discuss Panel on Unconscious Bias and Media Coverage

Who’s Blogging ’bout UNITY?

Below are some of the articles, blog posts about or mentioning UNITY (not in any chronological order). I'll keep updating this thread whenever I have net access. The official convention news site (with RSS feed): unitynews.org Jeff Winbush, thedailyvoice.com: "Blogging from the Unity Convention" and on his own site Leila Noelliste, ChicagoDefender.com: "Minority journalists gather … Continue reading Who’s Blogging ’bout UNITY?

Eva Paterson at UNITY Journalists of Color: Panel on Unconscious Bias and Media Coverage

EJS President Eva Paterson joins a distinguished panel of speakers on a panel during the UNITY '08 Convention, the nation's largest gathering of journalists of color, taking place July 23-27 in Chicago. Nearly 10,000 journalists and media executives will meet to discuss timely issues affecting journalism and the media industry. Uncovering Unconscious Bias to Improve … Continue reading Eva Paterson at UNITY Journalists of Color: Panel on Unconscious Bias and Media Coverage