A newsroom’s racial diversity directly impacts an audience’s trust in the news that newsroom produces. Without meaningful representation on the inside, news cannot represent society’s diverse viewpoints.
Los Angeles Times
Award-winning journalist Gustavo Arellano spoke to students Sept. 30, to honor and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in collaboration with ICA. Arellano explored the meaning of being Latino in Southern California and the importance of cultural identity in journalism.
The confusion that spread after the Calabasas helicopter crash sheds light on how news consumers and journalists can do better during tragic breaking news events.