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December 2nd, 2009 • Quill Archives, Diversity Toolbox
Diversity Toolbox

In survival mode, diversity is a luxury. Few question the rallying cry that newsroom diversity is woefully lacking. Truth be told, though, good intentions to boost hiring haven’t translated to robust numbers: ASNE pushed its 2000 “racial parity” goal to 2025, but as the body count rises, the percentages are slipping (see tinyurl.com/yln53eh).

December 23rd, 2002 • Quill Archives
Study: Ethnic media fills increasingly important role

Self-help, property taxes, cardio kickboxing – and ethnic media. If California has been about setting trends for the rest of the nation, then media and advertisers alike should pay heed to a survey released by New California Media (NCM) on the integral role of ethnic media in the 21st century.

May 1st, 2002 • Quill Archives
‘Nonprofit groupie’ looks to new mission

Eva Martinez moved back to her native San Francisco in 1989, four years after moving to Los Angeles with her new husband, a labor organizer. The marriage hadn’t worked out, so she and her 14-year-old son, Dionisio, were on their own again.