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Chat 3.26.2014 Diversity in Media, Part 1

March 27, 2014 - Posted in #wjchat archives , Web Journalism Posted by:

5:00 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Welcome to the 212nd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 212nd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Welcome to the 212nd episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Time for #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom. #mediadiversity

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Time for #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom. #mediadiversity

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital Time for #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom. #mediadiversity

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Howdy! #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Our hosts tonight are @stevesaldivar @bdelossantos1 #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hello from Christchurch, New Zealand, where it’s 1PM on Tuesday March 27 #wjchat

Thomas Mead
@ThomasMeadia


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:01 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
This is now and important … MT @wjchat: #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom.

ONA Chicago
@ONAChicago


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Chee hoo as we say in Hawaii! @stevesaldivar @bdelossantos1 #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Lots of Qs tonight! Let’s get started! Please introduce yourself, respond to questions & share your knowledge! #DontJustBeALurker #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hey everybody. I’m Dave from @newsheraldmi among other things. Glad to rejoin after a long absence. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
(REMINDER: It’s not too late to send us your Qs! Please direct to @wjchat) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: 5 minutes until #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom. Places everyone!

Democracy Watch News
@dwatchnews


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Our hosts tonight are @stevesaldivar @bdelossantos1 #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi ya’ll I’m the student rep. for the NAHJ-LA chapter & I’m looking forward to today’s chat! #wjchat #LATINcon

Rub Martnez
@RubiMartinezTV


5:02 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Cmo dice que dijo? RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Aloha! Gene, engagement editor of @CivilBeat in Hawaii, where we have almost no problems when it comes to diverse newsrooms #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi friends. Im Kim. I do breaking news for DFM. Helloooo! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Teresa Gorman
@gteresa


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Howdy #wjchat-ers. I’m Kelly and am running the @wjchat account tonight. Looking forward to an awesome discussion!

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Finally, a good part of Wednesday! Lillian Cohen-Moore, freelancer, based in Seattle. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hey, #wjchat-ers! Andre here from @bhamterminal in Alabama! How’s it going out there this evening? (Pardon me as I lurk tonight…)

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Doug Mitchell, .@NPR, .@UNITYNewU co-director and adjunct .Georgetown @HoyaJournalism #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Join @wjchat right now for a conversation on ethnic + cultural diversity in digital journalism #wjchat #mediadiversity

Lucio Villa
@luciovilla


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat What’s up I’m Alex, an NAHJ-LAer and student at CSUN. #WJchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
PROTIP: Spare non- #wjchat people by starting your reply with @wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi! Former reporter at @MLNow, producer at FRONTLINE. Blogging about digital journalism here: http://t.co/lDE1OAM6Pd #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:03 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi, I’m Sandhya, digital content producer for data/interactives @ewscrippsco. Looking forward to tonight’s #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hey, Erika from @opennews dropping by from Philly. #wjchat

erika owens
@erika_owens


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Benet Wilson @ONA board member. #NABJ #NAHJ member; VP Digital #Journalism Task Force, #aviation journo & #mediadiversity champion! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi everyone, Emma from Foreign Policy. I do web/social things and believe in #mediadiversity #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I’m Jennifer from Melbourne, FL @Florida_Today #wjchat @wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Yo, #wjchat. I’m a producer for a pub radio station in L.A. – @kcrw. Working on immigration storytelling on multiple platforms. Happy 2 hang

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi hi, Bailey here, digital content producer for @KENS5 always excited to be here. http://t.co/LtcxSszi4X #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Also, Im the former @aajaHI president, current @AAJA member. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hello, I’m journalism professor at California State University Northridge and @NAHJ_LA Academic Officer #wjchat

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Gah! Seeing a stupid cell phone ad every other tweet. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: PROTIP: Spare non- #wjchat people by starting your reply with @wjchat

Brett Whitmarsh
@BWhitmarsh


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Christine A Scheller
@cascheller


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Lots of Qs tonight! Let’s get started! Please introduce yourself, respond to questions & share your knowledge! #DontJustBeALurk

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat And hi #wjchat, I’m Ivan, pronounced Ivn, spelled http://t.co/hgZBsoPaBU

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:04 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Psst –> Be our friend on Facebook: http://t.co/oumdknMAav #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @luciovilla: Join @wjchat right now for a conversation on ethnic + cultural diversity in digital journalism #wjchat #mediadiversity

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
The current developments in the #Latino media market. http://t.co/zlqNnZ9Fu4 is this a trend or is here to stay? #wjchat #LATINcon

Rub Martnez
@RubiMartinezTV


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi #wjchat-ers! I’m Alex, senior at UGA and on that dumb ole’ job hunt. Excited to talk about my fave topic ever.

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @chenkx: Howdy #wjchat-ers. I’m Kelly and am running the @wjchat account tonight. Looking forward to an awesome discussion!

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Pitch a host or topic to #wjchat: http://t.co/c2yew9vVT7

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/zbGdGRIeW6 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/zbGdGRIeW6 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @RubiMartinezTV: The current developments in the #Latino media market. http://t.co/zlqNnZ9Fu4 is this a trend or is here to stay? #wjcha

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Clive Craigen
@urban_prof


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/zbGdGRIeW6 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi, Arlene from @vcstar and @VCSOutdoors. Most diverse newsroom I’ve worked in (tho it is in So Cal). Four languages spoken here #wjchat

Arlene Martinez
@avmartinez


5:05 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

Aura Bogado
@aurabogado


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/zbGdGRIeW6 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat hey all! Student programs coordinator for @RTDNA & habitual #wjchat lurker here.

Karen Hansen
@Petite_Pixie


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/zbGdGRIeW6 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @Colorlines thanks for joining us! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@Petite_Pixie @wjchat @RTDNA Glad youre not lurking! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/A1xEDuajt9 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
awesome RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/OhdTRBQyW5 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of color! #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:06 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Chris Chester, web producer from WAMU 88.5 in Washington D.C. here. Probably just watching #wjchat tonight.

Chris Chester
@ChrisBChester


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi! I’m Meghin, PSU grad on the job hunt in DC, and am trying not to lurk tonight. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado: Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @chenkx: awesome RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/OhdTRBQyW5 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of col

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@ChrisBChester Hey Chris! AU grad, cut my teeth at WAMU! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi, I’m http://t.co/YDHqZL6wG1 founder/editor: #diversity STEM science academia higherEd topics by & abt PoC http://t.co/6OZnGVa1a5 #wjchat

Alberto Roca
@MinorityPostdoc


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @ONAChicago: This is now and important … MT @wjchat: #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the ne

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @Colorlines digging that line “how people define ‘diversity.'” Happy you’re here. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:07 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @colorlines Language, class, geography, politics, religion. (May I say particularly class?) #wjchat

Arlene Martinez
@avmartinez


5:08 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Shout out to my #NAHJ Prez @HugoBalta for joining this chat! :) #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:08 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Kris Fortin, reporter for the @ocregister, @NAHJ_LA VP of online. Going to #LATINcon? sSe you Friday. http://t.co/c8QeNmN4k7 #wjchat

Kristopher Fortin
@lapaperboy


5:08 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Checking in to #wjchat! Howdy

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:08 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hey @ShaunaReporter! #NABJ in the house! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:08 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @chenkx: awesome RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/OhdTRBQyW5 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of col

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar Thanks for hosting! #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @acnatta RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Photojournalist and web/programming geek reporting in from @csulb #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@IrvWashington3 Nice to see you here! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:09 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat I’m a grad student at Cal working on a choose your own adventure doc. Looking forward to tonight http://t.co/TwhfZtMN61 #wjchat

Avni Nijhawan
@theavni


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hello! Maya, photo/video journalist for LA NPR station KPCC, and an @aaja member #wjchat

Maya Sugarman
@mayasugarman


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Paul de Revere, music journalist based out of Florida & NY how ya doin #wjchat

Paul de Revere
@pderevere


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Shout out to my #NAHJ Prez @HugoBalta for joining this chat! :) #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
+1 “@wjchat: Tonight we’re talking about ethnic and cultural diversity in digital journalism. #wjchat”

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi, I’m Claritza. Looking forward to reading everyone’s thoughts in tonight’s #wjchat. Oh, I work as a TV news producer in D.C.

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Time for #wjchat w/ @stevesaldivar & @bdelossantos1 on ethnic/cultural diversity in the newsroom. #mediadiversity

Democracy Watch News
@dwatchnews


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Alright folks, we’ve got a full house and lots of great questions tonight, so let’s get started with the first question…#wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Alejandra Molina, reporter for @ocregister, secretary for @NAHJ_LA. Multitasking so looking forward to observing #wjchat :)

Alejandra Molina
@alemolina


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@NABJDigital I was just going to give you a shout out! #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:10 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark Hola! Thanks for participating, Gene. Saw you rallying troops on Twitter. (thumbs up emoji here) #wjchat @wjchat @stevesaldivar

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @chenkx: awesome RT @NABJDigital: @emmacarew is also creator of http://t.co/OhdTRBQyW5 spreadsheet, list of great digital journos of col

katemoos
@katemoos


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
.@NPRCodeSwitch #wjchat topic tonight on diversity in digital newsrooms. #holla

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Alright folks, we’ve got a full house and lots of great questions tonight, so let’s get started with the first question…#wjch

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@bdelossantos1 @wjchat @stevesaldivar Of course! Im a huge #wjchat advocate in the Aloha State.

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:11 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Abe Hefter, journalism lecturer/sports radio guy joining you from Montreal, home of the #HABS #wjchat

Abe Hefter
@hefteronthehabs


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Kristopher Fortin
@lapaperboy


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Aura Bogado
@aurabogado


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar – thx for the invite @NAHJ #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Diversity is representing the communities we cover in a fair, proper light with a full spectrum of perspectives. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A1like everyone who shares point of view (gender, class, race, sex orientatio, ethnicity, etc). We care because we tell stories. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A1 diversity is more than just race. Need varying ages, genders and skill sets as well. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 Diversity = more perspectives. More perspectives = better insights! #wjchat

Karen Hansen
@Petite_Pixie


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat 1A Diverse newsrooms are full of people dissimilar in race/sex/orientation/religion/etc.Diverse newsrooms reflect the world. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:12 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat note to self: shut my white male mouth & learn more about journalism from other diverse povs #wjchat

Paul de Revere
@pderevere


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Diversity in all forms is needed for better, more complete storytelling. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Are we all answering now? #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A1: Not having to explain why it’s wrong when a global news story (Boston Marathon?) focused on someone’s ethnicity #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
On diversity in the newsroom: MT @NABJDigital: We care because we tell stories. #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 we should care because without diverse newsrooms we don’t hear the stories we need to hear. #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q1 In a tweet, express the value of diversity in the newsroom. What does diversity look like and why should we care? #wjchat

Avni Nijhawan
@theavni


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Yes! Jump on in… RT @GenePark: @wjchat Are we all answering now? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@pderevere No. Your white male mouth is part of that conversation. And it’s important too. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q1 It’s making sure all points of views and perspectives are considered and represented when possible #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Oh no Paul. Speak. RT @pderevere: note to self: shut my white male mouth & learn more about journalism from other diverse povs #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @lilyorit: @wjchat 1A Diverse newsrooms are full of people dissimilar in race/sex/orientation/religion/etc.Diverse newsrooms reflect the

wjchat
@wjchat


5:13 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: @pderevere No. Your white male mouth is part of that conversation. And it’s important too. #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Diversity is diverse: experience, race, economics, religion, ethnicity, orientation, etc. It’s key to spotting blind spots. #wjchat

Tami Abdollah
@latams


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat To me, diversity means young, old, multicultural, experienced, inexperienced. We care bc anyone & everyone can contribute #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Diversity in a newsroom is more about people’s backgrounds & how they represent society as a whole rather than demographics #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A1: A diverse newsroom priorities hiring women, POC & gender nonconforming folks + encourages diversity of ideating processes #wjchat

Daniela’s Lair
@dcap


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Hi all! looking forward to our discussion Lindsay Content editor in SoCal #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@bdelossantos1: Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Diversity in the newsroom is not turning to one person to get the “Black” opinion on an issue #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 Newsroom diversity means creating the most complete brain trust you can to properly represent/serve your community. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NHDaveH: A1 diversity is more than just race. Need varying ages, genders and skill sets as well. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:14 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A1: Diversity=representing all types of peopleno matter who they are to get a better look at stories around us for dif. views! #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@webjournalist + @kimbui created a edu community w/ #wjchat. Journalism is better for it. #RandomTweetsOfKindness http://t.co/KUk4Sc9K0v

Lars Schmidt
@ThisIsLars


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @znmeb: @wjchat A1 we should care because without diverse newsrooms we don’t hear the stories we need to hear. #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @alexlaughs: A1: Not having to explain why it’s wrong when a global news story (Boston Marathon?) focused on someone’s ethnicity #wjchat

Brayan Vazquez
@BrayanEducate


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
No tokens please. RT @alexlaughs: Diversity in the newsroom is not turning to one person to get the “Black” opinion on an issue #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat Developing a comprehensive understanding of communities and respect to otherness

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Diversity isn’t only good 4 d community…it’s good 4 biz. If content doesn’t reflect n is inclusive of all – it becomes irrelevant #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado how do you mean? #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Diversity=more perspectives=better stories. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @byjensangalang: @wjchat To me, diversity means young, old, multicultural, experienced, inexperienced. We care bc anyone & everyone can

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Alright folks, we’ve got a full house and lots of great questions tonight, so let’s get started with the first question…#wjch

Brayan Vazquez
@BrayanEducate


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:15 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @alexlaughs: Diversity in the newsroom is not turning to one person to get the “Black” opinion on an issue #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Good ex: Teams with a demographics strong in the field yield poorer results than a more diverse team http://t.co/z649YGeoyW #wjchat

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q2 coming… #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A diverse newsroom should have a diversity of ideas. Easier to get from a bunch of people different from each other. #wjchat

Avni Nijhawan
@theavni


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio @pderevere yes! We want to hear different responses from EVERYONE. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
It’s looking to your peers for their opinions and knowing they’re not going to blindly echo your own #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
In the newsroom: diversity should reflect n be inclusive of the whole community #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alemolina @wjchat @ocregister @NAHJ_LA #wjchat is all about the multi-tasking. A journo given.

Emma Jacobs
@ecjacobs


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@HugoBalta Diversity isn’t only good 4 community-good 4 biz. If content doesn’t reflect inclusive of all – it becomes irrelevant #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q2 On a scale from 1 to 5 (1 lowest, 5 highest), how diverse if your newsroom? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat Developing a comprehensive understanding of communities and respect to otherness

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark @alexlaughs YES! NO TOKENS #notokens #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @ivanlajara: @wjchat Diversity=more perspectives=better stories. #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Holla! Ive arrived. A1 diversity in a newsroom to me is as many perspective as possible from people as different as can be. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Diversity in all forms is needed for better, more complete storytelling. #wjchat

Stephen Wright
@NBC5SteveWright


5:16 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: In the newsroom: diversity should reflect n be inclusive of the whole community #wjchat

Alberto C Saldamando
@ElMundoTech


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @chenkx On diversity in the newsroom: MT @NABJDigital: We care because we tell stories. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 Diversity means multicultural views, lots of diff. voices #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I’m Peruvian-American, attended #NAHJ13 & #UnityNewU http://t.co/VcJpAVl4A3 storify http://t.co/uBSWBdNEkY (thx @nextgenradio) #wjchat

Alberto Roca
@MinorityPostdoc


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A2 One. But I’m at a pub that demands strong knowledge of #aviation and pilot license. But past #aviation jobs not very diverse. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q2 On a scale from 1 to 5 (1 lowest, 5 highest), how diverse if your newsroom? #wjchat

Karen Hansen
@Petite_Pixie


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Yes! RT @NHDaveH: A1 diversity is more than just race. Need varying ages, genders and skill sets as well. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Diversity in all forms is needed for better, more complete storytelling. #wjchat

Warin
@brotherfuture94


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat I’d give the last newsroom I worked in a 2.5. White anchors, white editors.. There were a couple POC, but not a ton #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2 2.5 points. My newsroom has no Native Hawaiian on staff, essential in telling Hawaiis story. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
“Diversity” should include the perspectives of white males. We cannot pretend they do not exist in these conversations #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @GenePark: @wjchat A2 2.5 points. My newsroom has no Native Hawaiian on staff, essential in telling Hawaiis story. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1: I think diversity in class is as important as race/ethnicity/religion. Difficult sell though with the price of j-school. #wjchat

Chris Chester
@ChrisBChester


5:17 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat If ppl go to plan A1 or a homepage, everyone should do it differently. If newsroom would all make the same, that’s not OK #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 Diversity is different races, ages, genders, politics, faiths, etc. Good to have for balance in reporting. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MickCote: @wjchat Holla! Ive arrived. A1 diversity in a newsroom to me is as many perspective as possible from people as different as

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio Diversity”should include perspectives of white males. We can’t pretend they don’t exist in these conversations #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A1 I’ve been really preoccupied lately with a newsroom’s language proficiencies. #wjchat

Emma Jacobs
@ecjacobs


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat I’m going to give us a solid 7. We could use some on-air maybe but we’re doing good overall representing our market #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A2: The last org. I worked with was mostly white males. Not very diverse in the least. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Amen! Otherwise we’re missing stories. “@NABJDigital: Diversity in all forms is needed for better, more complete storytelling. #wjchat”

Dakarai I. Aarons
@D_Aarons


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q2 On a scale from 1 to 5 (1 lowest, 5 highest), how diverse if your newsroom? #wjchat 2 – All of our on-air f/t staff is white

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2: In other newsrooms in Hawaii, I would say 5 stars overall. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat Yes! RT @NHDaveH: A1 diversity is more than just race. Need varying ages, genders and skill sets as well. #wjch

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:18 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark @wjchat that’s rough! Any push to change that? #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2: @Florida_Today is pretty diverse. I’d rate it a 4 out of 5 #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

Democracy Watch News
@dwatchnews


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @nextgenradio: “Diversity” should include the perspectives of white males. We cannot pretend they do not exist in these conversations #

A.C. Valdez
@ACVTweets


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: In the newsroom: diversity should reflect n be inclusive of the whole community #wjchat

SWEET
@sweetDC_org


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: Hi, I’m http://t.co/YDHqZL6wG1 founder/editor: #diversity STEM science academia higherEd topics by & abt PoC http://t.

Conditional Accept
@conditionaccept


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @nextgenradio: “Diversity” should include the perspectives of white males. We cannot pretend they do not exist in these conversations #

Irving W. Washington
@IrvWashington3


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Part of the challenge w diversity in the newsroom is that those leading the charge are not diverse n so lack tru understanding #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

Karen Hansen
@Petite_Pixie


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@baileylmcgowan @wjchat Were 4 years young, so much of the Hawaiian talent is already bought up by other newsrooms. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:19 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio but it’s not like it’s an under-represented demographic. Doesn’t really need help. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat whoops, read that as 1-10. Sill brain. #wjchat. Then I give us a 3.75

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Glad to see #NAHJ Prez @HugoBalta here. Wish #AAJA #NABJ #NAJA & #NLGJA heads were here too… #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q3 coming atcha soon! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@baileylmcgowan @wjchat Its rough and obviously Im mindful of it. Hope itll change soon and quickly. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: Part of the challenge w diversity in the newsroom is that those leading the charge are not diverse n so lack tru understandi

wjchat
@wjchat


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat 3 – when it comes to backgrounds/regions. But ethnic/racial diversity is 2. We need more POC in pub media. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat Diversity is more than WHO we cover and representing that in our newsroom, but it’s also how we cover. #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q3 coming atcha soon! #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark @wjchat it just takes one to be mindful of it #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@ChrisBChester in that case not everyone needs to have went to jschool. I didn’t. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:20 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Hi all! Sorry for the LATE check in. Sigourney here, former journo, current communications associate for @mifamiliavota. #wjchat

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q3 How do you educate your newsroom about diversity? Approaches to stories? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
It does. Not what you mean. MT @ivanlajara: @nextgenradio but it’s not like an under-represented demographic. Doesn’t need help. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2. getting better. Still, a 2. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2 At present I am the only minority in our newsroom. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio Not pretending they don’t exist, these conversations are about making sure their voice isn’t the only one being heard.#wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @LiciBev: @wjchat A1 Diversity is different races, ages, genders, politics, faiths, etc. Good to have for balance in reporting. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@LiciBev Me too. But I make it work. You too? #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:21 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 Everyones going to have a bias, but the importance is stopping for a minute and putting yourself in every scenario. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat Q3 How do you educate your newsroom about diversity? Approaches to stories? #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Big newsrooms can have diversity committees. @AAJA does mediawatch in a number of markets. #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Want 2 meet science STEM health tech journos. I curate roster of #diversity (#STEM #SciComm) bloggers http://t.co/PgiNVJps2r #wjchat

Alberto Roca
@MinorityPostdoc


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: Part of the challenge w diversity in the newsroom is that those leading the charge are not diverse n so lack tru understandi

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 You value every voice and encourage questions. Even “non-diverse” newsrooms need people to speak up #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 Recognizing the lack of Native Hawaiians on staff, I brought in a Native Hawaiian consultant to get a convo started #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@LiciBev @wjchat We have other minorities but I am the only black person out of 130 #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat Big newsrooms can have diversity committees. @AAJA does mediawatch in a number of markets. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A3 I take every chance to educate, since #aviation is still overwhelmingly white. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat 3A Since I’m a freelancer, I try to write for diverse pubs, and make conscious decisions about every story I pitch. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat Look to @TheDarkSci (http://t.co/UbJDvpZALK) for diverse voices & perspectives on S&T related stories @D_Aarons @NABJDigital

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:22 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MickCote: @wjchat A3 Everyones going to have a bias, but the importance is stopping for a minute and putting yourself in every scenari

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: Diversity isn’t only good 4 d community…it’s good 4 biz. If content doesn’t reflect n is inclusive of all – it becomes irr

Alina Falcon
@falconalina


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Do any newsrooms have mandatory diversity training? #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: Want 2 meet science STEM health tech journos. I curate roster of #diversity (#STEM #SciComm) bloggers http://t.co/PgiN

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 We push for freelancers and contributors who are Native Hawaiian. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alexlaughs If they dont, they should. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A3 I pitch stories ab POC, who will save rapidly aging #aviation industry. Sometimes peeps need a chance to do right thing. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:23 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Turn off the code switching. Tell them your story if you have one. #wjchat

Kristopher Fortin
@lapaperboy


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat I’d love to hear how a non-POC approaches this. There are non-racial experiences they can bring (sex, orientation, region) #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @sandhya__k: RT @wjchat Q3 How do you educate your newsroom about diversity? Approaches to stories? #wjchat

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat A3: Analyze/understand demographics in local, regional, national and international levels. Think “glocal report local think global

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: Want 2 meet science STEM health tech journos. I curate roster of #diversity (#STEM #SciComm) bloggers http://t.co/PgiN

Diana AlbarranChicas
@DAlbarranChicas


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A3. That’s what I’m here to learn. I don’t have the answers. #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@followthelede SheSource! SheSource!! http://t.co/HisX62QRec #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Just joined online chat on diversity in the digital newroom. #wjchat #Nabjdigital

Sunny Fridge
@SunnyFridge


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
On Q2 – be fearless…don’t be afraid to swim against the tide – champion stories from ur experience despite others ignorance #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A3 – Well, for one thing, you teach your journos to look beyond the usual sources and outside of the mainstream. #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:24 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: On Q2 – be fearless…don’t be afraid to swim against the tide – champion stories from ur experience despite others ignoranc

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A3: Analyze/understand demographics in local, regional, national and international levels. Think “glocal report local

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat if you do good reporting, you’re educating someone, somehow. Bring in diff perspectives #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@NABJDigital There aren’t many Japanese in Mississippi. But I can address why some people might feel a certain way. :) #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 I reach out to diverse sources. It’s engrained in us. Whatever your story, look for diversity. Those voices are out there #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Steve Buttry
@stevebuttry


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q4A Is covering your own community as a beat seen as great access or limiting? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q3 How do you educate your newsroom about diversity? Approaches to stories? #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: A3 – Well, for one thing, you teach your journos to look beyond the usual sources and outside of the mainstream. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @byjensangalang: @wjchat A3 I reach out to diverse sources. It’s engrained in us. Whatever your story, look for diversity. Those voices

wjchat
@wjchat


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 to add: I try to be as open as I can be about my life + choices. If I can help colleagues with angles, I do my best. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @HugoBalta: On Q2 – be fearless…don’t be afraid to swim against the tide – champion stories from ur experience despite others ignoranc

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat folks in newsroom need to feel comfortable challenging when they see holes in their coverage. Leadership needs to listen #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:25 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q4A Is covering your own community as a beat seen as great access or limiting? #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@byjensangalang Is it ever hard though when dealing with administration, etc that’s so heavily white/male? #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Great @wjchat happening now on diversity in digital journalism. Check it out! #wjchat

Juana Summers
@jmsummers


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q4A Is covering your own community as a beat seen as great access or limiting? #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat folks in newsroom need to feel comfortable challenging when they see holes in their coverage. Leadership needs to li

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A4A I’ve always been trade #journalist so I’ll sit this one out. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@Florida_Today @wjchat Hiya! Join the #wjchat convo

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Toni Moore
@tonimoore1


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @byjensangalang: @wjchat A3 I reach out to diverse sources. It’s engrained in us. Whatever your story, look for diversity. Those voices

Shauna Stuart
@ShaunaReporter


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A3 – Spend actual time in diverse communities. More than one language helps. And realize, you’re no expert #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat What are the voices, perspectives we don’t hear? Diversity makes our reporting richer. Always. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat folks in newsroom need to feel comfortable challenging when they see holes in their coverage. Leadership needs to li

Alex Corey
@acoreynews


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NHDaveH: A3. That’s what I’m here to learn. I don’t have the answers. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A3: Analyze/understand demographics in local, regional, national and international levels. Think “glocal report local

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4: pigeon-holing sucks. I was told covering Chinese new year was a “conflict of interest” by a college editor (I’m Korean) #wjchat

Emma Carew Grovum
@emmacarew


5:26 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A2: I see plenty of diversity in class and in the campus newsroom. I don’t know if “real-world” newsrooms share that diversity. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Both. RT @bdelossantos1 RT @wjchat: Q4A Is covering your own community as a beat seen as great access or limiting? #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jretis: #wjchat A2 Only 12.3% diversity in newsrooms according to @ASNE 2013 report http://t.co/iKkn4QpN2k

Democracy Watch News
@dwatchnews


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@ecjacobs could encompass varying perspectives — the reporter, the assignment editor, the reader. … #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jmsummers: Great @wjchat happening now on diversity in digital journalism. Check it out! #wjchat

Morgan Glennon
@mojotastic


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@followthelede Absolutely! Being open-minded and seeking perspectives is a big part of journalism. Period. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@emmacarew what the actual hell does that mean. hahaha oh my goodness #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I cover 4 completely different community beats. One is great with access other 3 are not. Guess whatOne is mostly my race others not #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat A4: pigeon-holing sucks. I was told covering Chinese new year was a “conflict of interest” by a college editor (I’m

wjchat
@wjchat


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Look for common threads…diversity is about different voices – which often share a common goal (find a shared experience) #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Are you following this week’s @wjchat? Use #wjchat to get in on the conversation. Tonight’s topic: diversity in the newsroom.

Source of the Week
@SourceOfTheWeek


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q4A: Both really. In Hawaii, we are entrapped by an ocean so its hard to see perspectives beyond our shores. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3 I have no idea! I know I don’t like being the dreaded “token” #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:27 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat folks in newsroom need to feel comfortable challenging when they see holes in their coverage. Leadership needs to li

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @emmacarew what, you mean not all Asians are the same? <sarcasm font> #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@thedarksci @dnlee5 Stop by #wjchat if you are online now. @wjchat

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat It’s a great way to build a specialty in an area that people will trust you for information about! #wjchat

Rachel Worsley
@Rachel_Worsley


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4A Since I cover beats that I have a lot of access to, my big problem is making sure I “translate” well for outsiders. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4A depends. Stick to ethics; dont talk to ur friends + ppl close to u There are stories to discover within your community. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I really appreciate everyone who’s come right out and said they want to learn more about diversity. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat @loolindsayhoo That is pretty bad! We have less than 20. Still not a good ratio. #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @wjchat Can you expand on that? How was does your immigrant experience give you advantages/disadvantages? #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@chenkx @aurabogado @emmacarew I mean we’re all basically related so….. #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Ditto RT @NABJDigital: I really appreciate everyone who’s come right out and said they want to learn more about diversity. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@emmacarew @wjchat Yes! Part of the challenge is looking at who we interview, include in our stories. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:28 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emmacarew: @wjchat A4: pigeon-holing sucks. I was told covering Chinese new year was a “conflict of interest” by a college editor (I’m

Morgan Glennon
@mojotastic


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2: at the @CBSEveningNews I’d say it’s a 5. #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Relevant to this #wjchat convo http://t.co/l0nEpkcjoJ

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@loolindsayhoo so called tokens are often pioneers who knock down walls for others #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@bdelossantos1 @aurabogado @wjchat I’m definitely curious to learn more about your experience too. #wjchat

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat Its never too late to learn languages.

Jessica Retis
@jretis


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
.@HugoBalta: @loolindsayhoo so called tokens are often pioneers who knock down walls for others #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alexlaughs @chenkx @aurabogado @emmacarew Thank goodness that doesnt happen in Hawaii. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat: Q4A Is covering your own community as a beat seen as great access or limiting? #wjchat Both

Keosha Johnson
@K_J_Writes


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@emmacarew @wjchat …. Did you correct them? #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:29 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
“@jretis: #wjchat A3: Analyze/understand demographics in local, regional, natl and intl levels. Think “glocal report local think global”

Kathleen Hessert
@kathleenhessert


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: A3 – Spend actual time in diverse communities. More than one language helps. And realize, you’re no expert #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
But not only as witnesses, as authorities too. MT @stevesaldivar @emmacarew @wjchat …who we interview, include in our stories. #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
#wjchat: Events @ #diversity science communication (#SciComm) tech interface http://t.co/2HTJGfAABp #LATISM #scio14 #SACNAS2013 #Tapia2014

Alberto Roca
@MinorityPostdoc


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

Dave Herndon
@NHDaveH


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
This has been the fastest half hour of my life!! Great chat!! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat #wjchat Q3 – @azcentral has diversity committee, source lists and we’re working on a document to encourage more people to speak out

Megan Finnerty
@MeganMFinnerty


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q5 With stories dealing with particular ethnic groups, how do you make sure your story is well reported and fact checked? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4A It can be both. You know who to talk to but it can be sticky ethically #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alexlaughs @chenkx @aurabogado @emmacarew Heaven forbid you cover roads, because you are a beneficiary of roads. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:30 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alexromano @wjchat @CBSEveningNews Nice! #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kathleenhessert: “@jretis: #wjchat A3: Analyze/understand demographics in local, regional, natl and intl levels. Think “glocal report

Charlotte K.
@wordbycharlotte


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @wjchat can you gimme a sec while I find a good response to this? … Speechless. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q4A: Im all about covering your own community, but just because Im Asian doesnt mean I cant cover Latino events & learn #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q4: jumping in late but it offers great access and allows for in depth coverage, at a cost. #wjchat

M Flores De Marcotte
@MayraFloresDM


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Q4A: Im all about covering your own community, but just because Im Asian doesnt mean I cant cover Latino events & l

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
the letter encourages people to speak up for minority groups – whether member or not – religion, gender, race, orientation @wjchat #wjchat

Megan Finnerty
@MeganMFinnerty


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Great way to fact-check? Have people that represent those communities in your newsroom. So easy! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar Being a lurker tonight due to work, but look forward to reading more of the discussion later. #mediadiversity #wjchat

Juana Summers
@jmsummers


5:31 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A5 if anyones a part of that community in newsroom, I ask questions. I cover stories like I would others by sharing facts #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Q4A: Im all about covering your own community, but just because Im Asian doesnt mean I cant cover Latino events & l

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Heavy tech night = keeping one eye on #wjchat, the other on the @SmartChicago live stream on using Census data – http://t.co/Cdw4K6Ph6V

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Great way to fact-check? Have people that represent those communities in your newsroom. So easy! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
What the what? Just a 30 min chat? We’re just getting started :) #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @acnatta: Heavy tech night = keeping one eye on #wjchat, the other on the @SmartChicago live stream on using Census data – http://t.co/C

Smart Chicago
@SmartChicago


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
.@kimbui Great way to fact-check? Have people that represent those communities in your newsroom. So easy! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat 5A Check public reporting guidelines communities have produced. Fact check against sources produced by those communities. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4a Great access through knowing language/culture should go beyond a beat. Better to use access for all types of stories #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
My gripe about most MSM immigration coverage frex. Latinos r never the experts, only the subject @stevesaldivar @emmacarew @wjchat #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Great way to fact-check? Have people that represent those communities in your newsroom. So easy! #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @emmacarew @wjchat Yes! Part of the challenge is looking at who we interview, include in our stories. #wjchat

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A5: My women’s studies major helps a ton with that — it’s a reflex now to doubt everything about everything I say/accept #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Great conversation on how to improve diversity in journalism happening in tonight’s #wjchat

errin haines whack
@emarvelous


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@HugoBalta Were still goin dont worry. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
still got an hour and a whole lotta ground to cover! RT @HugoBalta: What the what? Just a 30 min chat? We’re just getting started :) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Sorry @HughBalta – I just meant that 1st half hour went so quickly! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A5 Hopefully you have set up a credible source but if you don’t know, ask questions. Commons sense isn’t common #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: My gripe about most MSM immigration coverage frex. Latinos r never the experts, only the subject @stevesaldivar @emmacar

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4A Depends. You can get a great story because of your background, but it could also become the “diversity story.” #wjchat

Kristopher Fortin
@lapaperboy


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: I’m Peruvian-American, attended #NAHJ13 & #UnityNewU http://t.co/VcJpAVl4A3 storify http://t.co/uBSWBdNEkY (thx @nextg

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:32 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: I’m Peruvian-American, attended #NAHJ13 & #UnityNewU http://t.co/VcJpAVl4A3 storify http://t.co/uBSWBdNEkY (thx @nextg

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Side note: I accidentally just typed #wjcat instead of #wjchat and I think that means we have a mascot now.

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: I’m Peruvian-American, attended #NAHJ13 & #UnityNewU http://t.co/VcJpAVl4A3 storify http://t.co/uBSWBdNEkY (thx @nextg

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
It’s inspired by @djmaynard’s ideas on forgvieness, benefit of the doubt & ending fear of being THAT minority or THAT loudmouth #wjchat

Megan Finnerty
@MeganMFinnerty


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emarvelous: Great conversation on how to improve diversity in journalism happening in tonight’s #wjchat

M Flores De Marcotte
@MayraFloresDM


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emarvelous: Great conversation on how to improve diversity in journalism happening in tonight’s #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Q4A: Im all about covering your own community, but just because Im Asian doesnt mean I cant cover Latino events & l

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Great way to fact-check? Have people that represent those communities in your newsroom. So easy! #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @lapaperboy: @wjchat A4A Depends. You can get a great story because of your background, but it could also become the “diversity story.”

wjchat
@wjchat


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A4 Covering #entertainment for my #spacecoast is great. Opened a lot of doors, met a ton of people. In person & social media #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@kimbui @wjchat But do you run into the possible “token” people that way? #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@byjensangalang @wjchat for real though, it’s great. Interesting perspectives and robust dialogues bc of it #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: A3 – Spend actual time in diverse communities. More than one language helps. And realize, you’re no expert #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat re A5: when to/not to include info about ethnicity/religion etc of a story’s subject? #wjchat

Karen Hansen
@Petite_Pixie


5:33 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
ahem @ivanlajara RT @alexlaughs: Side note: I accidentally just typed #wjcat instead of #wjchat and I think that means we have a mascot now.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

BABJ
@BostonNABJ


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@baileylmcgowan @wjchat Yes, youre right. So have multiple people of that community. Have community leaders who support you. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A5B No one is an “expert” on a group of people. People are inherently unique. So ask questions. #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @baileylmcgowan @wjchat Yes, youre right. So have multiple people of that community. Have community leaders who support you. #

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @baileylmcgowan: @wjchat A5B No one is an “expert” on a group of people. People are inherently unique. So ask questions. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@kimbui @baileylmcgowan and to remain critical of the process. if it works once, doesn’t make it a template #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat talk to folks in that community and non-traditional sources. Go to non-profits, culture centers and researchers. #wjchat.

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A5 or do what @LisaWilliams says – just ask!! http://t.co/pCGjtC8HFz #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:34 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Preach RT @baileylmcgowan: @wjchat A5B No one is an “expert” on a group of people. People are inherently unique. So ask questions. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: Diversity in all forms is needed for better, more complete storytelling. #wjchat

Clarence Hill
@clarencehilljr


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A5 or do what @LisaWilliams says – just ask!! http://t.co/pCGjtC8HFz #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat @alexlaughs @ivanlajara YOU’RE THE MASCOT, MASCOT! #wjchat

Digital First cat
@DFNewsCat


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A5 or do what @LisaWilliams says – just ask!! http://t.co/pCGjtC8HFz #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @DFNewsCat: @wjchat @alexlaughs @ivanlajara YOU’RE THE MASCOT, MASCOT! #wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@alexlaughs I vote @DFNewsCat for mascot. #wjcat #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q6A Have you ever fought an editor to change a term you felt was offensive? (illegal immigrant, Red Skins, etc.) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:35 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @baileylmcgowan: @wjchat A5B No one is an “expert” on a group of people. People are inherently unique. So ask questions. #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
“@BlackPhysicists: @thedarksci @dnlee5 Stop by #wjchat if you are online now. @wjchatb” One it!

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
“@BlackPhysicists: @thedarksci @dnlee5 Stop by #wjchat if you are online now. @wjchatb” One it!

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
“@BlackPhysicists: @thedarksci @dnlee5 Stop by #wjchat if you are online now. @wjchatb” One it!

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I can help wit that! RT @bdelossantos @wjchat talk to folks in that community, non-traditional sources. Go to non-profits . . . #wjchat.

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio @wjchat YES! I want to scream this from the hills! #preach #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @baileylmcgowan: @wjchat A5B No one is an “expert” on a group of people. People are inherently unique. So ask questions. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q5: when in doubt, double check. Then look to your colleagues with knowledge/experience covering these groups. #wjchat

M Flores De Marcotte
@MayraFloresDM


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: If you’re not at @wjchat on diversity in digital journalism – you’re missing it! Come join us at #wjchat

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @bdelossantos1: @wjchat talk to folks in that community and non-traditional sources. Go to non-profits, culture centers and researchers.

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado: Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

ChangeLab
@change_lab


5:36 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A6A Yes! And it was no picnic explaining why it was so offensive. But that’s another reason why diverse newsrooms are needed. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Once there was a negative comment on one of my stories with a derogatory term. Brought it up to the ed. & was told 2 ignore. #wjchat

Meghin Moore
@meghin_


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MayraFloresDM: @wjchat Q5: when in doubt, double check. Then look to your colleagues with knowledge/experience covering these groups. #

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Peeps, real good discussion happening at #wjchat rn. We’re talking about diversity in digi journalism. JOIN!

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Ive fought holiday coverage most. I detest covering a cultures holidays and saying that thats enough. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat @emmacarew and @aurabogada kinda already touched on Q6…curious to hear other experiences #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat #wjchat wait, whut? What did I do now?!

Lisa Williams
@lisawilliams


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@nextgenradio @emmacarew @baileylmcgowan @wjchat but wait I spoke for all women last week. dang. I was doing it wrong. #wjchat

miranda mulligan
@jmm


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat We’re having a dialogue now about “Redskins” at WAMU in D.C. after NPR ombudsman weighed in: http://t.co/FjJWcB1q3W #wjchat

Chris Chester
@ChrisBChester


5:37 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @ChrisBChester: @wjchat We’re having a dialogue now about “Redskins” at WAMU in D.C. after NPR ombudsman weighed in: http://t.co/FjJWcB1

wjchat
@wjchat


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6- Yes. I wrote a story about language barriers among families w Deaf children. Word used: Hearing-impaired. #facepalm #wjchat

Sigourney B. Nuez
@sigourneynunez


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @jmm: @nextgenradio @emmacarew @baileylmcgowan @wjchat but wait I spoke for all women last week. dang. I was doing it wrong. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6A Absolutely. Particularly about LGBTQ terminology. Some terms may be common vocal but not to be used out of context #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6 I fight for AP style but it’s still a discussion. If they’re not listening to you, find a way to be true to the story #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6A Have you ever fought an editor to change a term you felt was offensive? (illegal immigrant, Red Skins, etc.) #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @acnatta: Heavy tech night = keeping one eye on #wjchat, the other on the @SmartChicago live stream on using Census data – http://t.co/C

miranda mulligan
@jmm


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q6A Yes, editors. But how abt institutions? We fought ‘illegal immigrant ‘from the first & kept asking AP & NYT 2 change their style #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q6B How do you educate your editor — as well as colleagues — about things like this? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q6 is a good one, y’all. Let’s hear your responses… #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: @kimbui @baileylmcgowan and to remain critical of the process. if it works once, doesn’t make it a template #wjchat

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6A Not on terms, but language.One article was on eating disorders, the other was on a game. I lost the fight, got hate mail.#wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat I would love to see more news organizations take a closer look at their comments section. #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:38 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat seems like the transgender community is sometimes forgotten in diversity discussions #wjchat

Avni Nijhawan
@theavni


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@jmm @nextgenradio @emmacarew @wjchat I don’t think you did at all. You were very careful. #appreciated #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @theavni: @wjchat seems like the transgender community is sometimes forgotten in diversity discussions #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@MickCote Two words. Edward Snowden – What a clusterfuck #wjchat @wjchat

Alex Laughlin
@alexlaughs


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat I would love to see more news organizations take a closer look at their comments section. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Someone needs to be the one with the #realtalk in the room. Talk to your editors with sincerity. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6B I try to drum up as much research to back up my claims as possible. It can be hard to educate ppl who are set in a style #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6A)Fortunately not yet but will be necessary battle. #wjchat

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
I appreciate the guides put out by @AAJA after #Asiana crash & @NLGJA after Bradley/Chelsea Manning trial. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A3: Be curious. Ask lots of questions in a respectful way. And always include many voices for a broader view. #wjchat

M Flores De Marcotte
@MayraFloresDM


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar @wjchat At @CivilBeat part of my job is to dive into comments and keep things civil as is our namesake. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@kimbui Agreed! Also hate being the lead “authority” on Holi and other Indian holidays. Clearly, I can’t speak for all Indians. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: Q6A Yes, editors. But how abt institutions? We fought ‘illegal immigrant ‘from the first & kept asking AP & NYT 2 change

Amanda L.K.A.
@TX2DC


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Someone needs to be the one with the #realtalk in the room. Talk to your editors with sincerity. #wjchat

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6A Yes! And it was no picnic explaining why it was so offensive. But that’s another reason why diverse newsrooms are need

Justin Madden
@IAmJustinMadden


5:39 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6B keep in mind the news organization might already have a style guide on handling terms for diverse communities.Read that #wjchat

Claritza Jimenez
@ClaritzaJimenez


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6A Yes! And it was no picnic explaining why it was so offensive. But that’s another reason why diverse newsrooms are need

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6A Yes! And it was no picnic explaining why it was so offensive. But that’s another reason why diverse newsrooms are need

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6A Yes! And it was no picnic explaining why it was so offensive. But that’s another reason why diverse newsrooms are need

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
It’s important to have a lot of diverse voices in decision making roles. MT @wjchat Q6B How do you educate your editor #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado: Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado: Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @aurabogado: Hi #wjchat. I’m the news editor at @Colorlines and am really curious to hear how people define “diversity.”

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6B Explain it in simpliest terms and if all else fails, pray they listen when the community comes knocking #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark @stevesaldivar @wjchat @CivilBeat You forgot to add the #becivil. #wjchat

Oskar Garcia
@oskargarcia


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @baileylmcgowan: @wjchat A6B Explain it in simpliest terms and if all else fails, pray they listen when the community comes knocking #wj

wjchat
@wjchat


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @ClaritzaJimenez: @wjchat A6B keep in mind the news organization might already have a style guide on handling terms for diverse communit

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
On W6B: kill em w facts. Numbers never lie. 50+ million Latinos are not a minority…they’re the emerging majority #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat Q6B: Diversity is an ongoing conversation. Think inclusion. Everyone needs a way into these issues. #wjchat

errin haines whack
@emarvelous


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MickCote: @wjchat A6A Absolutely. Particularly about LGBTQ terminology. Some terms may be common vocal but not to be used out of contex

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MickCote: @wjchat A6A Absolutely. Particularly about LGBTQ terminology. Some terms may be common vocal but not to be used out of contex

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MickCote: @wjchat A6A Absolutely. Particularly about LGBTQ terminology. Some terms may be common vocal but not to be used out of contex

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@sandhya__k Ive seen more coverage of Lunar New Year that’s Oh Asians eat Chicken feet! Explore their culture! than I care to. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @stevesaldivar: @wjchat I would love to see more news organizations take a closer look at their comments section. #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MayraFloresDM: @wjchat A3: Be curious. Ask lots of questions in a respectful way. And always include many voices for a broader view. #w

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjchat

Sandhya Kambhampati
@sandhya__k


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6A Have you ever fought an editor to change a term you felt was offensive? (illegal immigrant, Red Skins, etc.) #wjchat

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6A Have you ever fought an editor to change a term you felt was offensive? (illegal immigrant, Red Skins, etc.) #wjchat

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6A Have you ever fought an editor to change a term you felt was offensive? (illegal immigrant, Red Skins, etc.) #wjchat

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@HugoBalta W6B: kill em w facts. Numbers never lie. 50+ million Latinos are not a minority…they’re the emerging majority #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6B How do you educate your editor — as well as colleagues — about things like this? #wjchat

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6B How do you educate your editor — as well as colleagues — about things like this? #wjchat

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:40 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6B How do you educate your editor — as well as colleagues — about things like this? #wjchat

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@GenePark @wjchat @CivilBeat Thank you! I have a thing about jumping into the comments section. Super important! #wjchat

Steve Saldivar
@stevesaldivar


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
… ASNE says 90% of those in supervisory roles in newsrooms are white. MT @wjchat Q6B How do you educate your editor #wjchat

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @wjchat: Q6B How do you educate your editor — as well as colleagues — about things like this? #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6B In one case, we sat down with the hate mail and went over what had upset those readers, and why. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjchat

1stGenSTEM
@1stGenSTEM


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjchat

Caleph Wilson
@HeyDrWilson


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @NABJDigital: A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjchat

TheDarkSci/NSTNS
@TheDarkSci


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Reading #wjchat session for the first time. Interesting.

Ron Harris
@Journorati


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@followthelede @wjchat Ouch. #wjchat.

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @sandhya__k: RT @NABJDigital A6B Just speak up. Many times, people don’t know & actually appreciate the clarification/explanation. #wjch

Lici Beveridge
@LiciBev


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat didn’t fight them, just told them other options to write that term and they agreed. “He came here illegally.” #wjchat

Brian De Los Santos
@bdelossantos1


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @emarvelous: @wjchat Q6B: Diversity is an ongoing conversation. Think inclusion. Everyone needs a way into these issues. #wjchat

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Shout out to #NABJ VP Print @emarvelous!! #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar @wjchat And to take an even closer look at veiled racism in comments. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar @wjchat Weve found that people appreciate it and will #becivil knowing that staff is listening. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: … ASNE says 90% of those in supervisory roles in newsrooms are white. MT @wjchat Q6B How do you educate your editor #w

Kristopher Fortin
@lapaperboy


5:41 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@jmm Still worth telling you #sincerity #wjchat

Bailey McGowan
@baileylmcgowan


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@stevesaldivar @wjchat There’s interesting legal background on this. Apparently once you begin editing you take on some liability. #wjchat

Emma Jacobs
@ecjacobs


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @followthelede: It’s important to have a lot of diverse voices in decision making roles. MT @wjchat Q6B How do you educate your editor

NSBP
@BlackPhysicists


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Yup. RT @kimbui @wjchat Ouch. #wjchat.

Sabrina Vourvoulias
@followthelede


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A2: I feel lucky to say I’ve worked in ‘newsrooms,’ both virtual & traditional and can honestly rate them at a 4. #wjchat

M Flores De Marcotte
@MayraFloresDM


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@Journorati Join the conversation! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@aurabogado @wjchat your editor @colorlines wasn’t the one who asked about your status was it? #wjchat

Lindsay M Hood
@loolindsayhoo


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@wjchat A6B Good old-fashioned Google. If there’s a question on stuff, whthr it’s offensive or what, we ask others, then look online #wjchat

JenniferSangalang
@byjensangalang


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
We have zero tolerance policy on veiled or overt racist comments on our Disqus account. #wjchat

NABJDigital
@NABJDigital


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
@indiefilmfan @wjchat Thats also a good point. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
q6A: Most of my 1st year as @NAHJ prez was spent correcting media 4d inaccurate use of “illegals” – humans r not only their actions #wjchat

Hugo Balta
@HugoBalta


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
Q6: I’ve fought @seatimesopinion op-ed writers on changing ethnic terms that were offensive. #wjchat

Sharon Chan
@sharonpianchan


5:42 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @byjensangalang: @wjchat A6B Good old-fashioned Google. If there’s a question on stuff, whthr it’s offensive or what, we ask others, the

Doug Mitchell
@nextgenradio


5:43 p.m. PDT | 03.26.2014
RT @MinorityPostdoc: Want 2 meet science STEM health tech journos. I curate roster of #diversity (#STEM #SciComm) bloggers http://t.co/PgiN

DNLee
@DNLee5


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