Diversity and Inclusion

ONA17

We Have the Audience, So Show Us the Money

  • Led Black
  • Glenn Burkins
  • Molly de Aguiar
  • Karen Rundlet

Hear from media entrepreneurs of color and funders on why we aren’t seeing more media startups in under-served communities. Expect a lively chat with insights into how local...

ONA17

Trust, Truth and Questions for the Media

  • Moderated by Brian Stelter

It’s been a strange year in politics, to say the least. From a surprising Presidential election cycle to a sense of rising public mistrust in journalism to weekly policy and...

ONA16

Do We Need a Bechdel Test for News? How Inclusiveness and Credibility Can Expand Coverage

  • Vanessa K De Luca
  • Lisa Stone
  • Jose Antonio Vargas
  • Moderated by Alisa Miller

Around the world, news features women only 24 percent of the time, a data point indicative of journalism’s larger problem with inclusiveness in all forms of diversity, including...

ONA16

Rethinking ‘Diversity’: How to Cover Race & Inclusion

  • Dawn Ennis
  • Chip Mahaney
  • Imaeyen Ibanga
  • Tracie Powell

Definitions aren’t black and white, so how can we better define “inclusion”? Why is the term “diversity” losing favor? We’ll look at examples of how stories can better...

ONA16

Latinos and the 2016 Election: Reporting on Communities Regardless of Your Background

  • Jose Olivares
  • Kelly Ann Scott
  • Natalie Van Hoozer
  • Vanessa Vancour

Noticiero Móvil is an experiment that provides 2016 election coverage to empower Latinos, funded by an ONA/Knight Foundation grant. College students working on the project are...