Gender Lens: Diversity in the Newsroom—Many Voices Still Woefully Under-Represented

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Media Outlet: Pulitzer Center

Nikole Hannah-Jones spoke on the "Diversifying the Story" panel at the Pulitzer Center Gender Lens Conference on Saturday, June 3, 2017:

“I’m not a good race writer because I’m black,” said Hannah-Jones. “I’m a good race writer because I’ve studied it. You’d never cover climate change without studying climate.”

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Nikole Hannah-Jones is an Emerson fellow at New America. Hannah-Jones is a reporter at the New York Times Magazine. Prior to that, she was a reporter at the investigative reporting firm ProPublica and at newspapers in Oregon and North Carolina.