Black voices within the journalism industry to follow

by Dave Hughes

Associate Director, Sports + Partnership Marketing
October 23, 2020

Black voices within the journalism industry to follow

The power of storytelling has never been so important, and if 2020 has shown us anything, it is that Black voices within media and journalism are needed more than ever before. In 2016, research from City University London revealed that a staggering 94% of the journalism industry is white, whilst only 0.2% are Black. A … Read more

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