In the line of duty
When I was a journalism student many years ago, my college profs encouraged me and my fellow classmates to think about ethics in every class. History of the Press, Newswriting and Reporting, Critical and Editorial Writing, Layout and Design… each course introduced us to discussions about what was ethical, what responsibilities we had as journalists,…
Encountering new (to me) voices
Learning the history of the phrase “Black Power” helps me understand why the phrase feels incendiary to some still today.
Black History Month offers lessons for everyone
No matter what you know about American history, Black History Month is a chance for you to learn more about this country and Black culture.