Report: A Lack of Progress for Women of Color in the Media

By David Schonauer   Tuesday March 13, 2018

A new report from the Women’s Media Center offers a look at where women journalists of color are — and aren’t — in legacy print, radio, TV and digital news, notes Poynter. The report, titled “The Status of Women of Color in the U.S. News Media 2018,” is an extension of data previously published in the Women’s Media Center’s annual “The Status of Women in the U.S. Media." It  shows that women of color represent just 7.95 percent of U.S. print newsroom staff, 12.6 percent of local TV news staff, and 6.2 percent of local radio staff, according to industry research that is based on news organizations’ replies to professional association queries.

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