Julio Ricardo Varela

[OP-ED]: No wonder there are so few minority journalists

 01/13/2017 - 07:29
Broward's Sheriff Scott Israel (C) adresses the media after the shooting that left five dead at Fort Lauderdale's airport, in Florida, USA. Investigators maintain that the gunman, a 25-year-old former soldier from Alaska, acted alone at the terminal 2, during the shooting. EFE

 

Shaun King, a civil rights activist and senior justice writer for the New York Daily News, had to preface his response to the recent hate crime committed against a disabled Chicago-area man with four full paragraphs of disavowal before making this point:

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 8:34am
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Esther Cepeda

[OP-ED]: No es de sorprender que haya tan pocos periodistas minoritarios

 01/12/2017 - 08:40
El sheriff de Broward, Scott Israel (c), habla en conferencia de prensa tras el tiroteo que dejó 5 personas muertas en Fort Lauderdale (EE.UU.). Investigadores mantienen la premisa de que el autor del ataque, un joven exmilitar de 26 años que vivía en Alaska (Anchorage), actuó solo durante el tiroteo ocurrido en la terminal 2 del aeropuerto, durante el cual murieron cinco personas y otras seis resultaron heridas. EFE

Shaun King, activista de los derechos civiles y redactor del New York Daily News en la sección de justicia, tuvo que introducir su respuesta a un delito de odio reciente, cometido contra un hombre discapacitado de la zona de Chicago, con cuatro párrafos de repudio, antes de indicar lo siguiente:

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 8:34am
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Esther Cepeda

‘Another NYTimes Fail’

 07/14/2014 - 15:56
‘Another NYTimes Fail’

Recognized Mexican editor Enrique Krauze was grilled over the weekend by the twitterverse, and more specifically by Latino Rebels, for his opinion column “Latin America’s Talent for Tolerance.”

In his in-depth analysis for The New York Times Krauze states, among other things, that European-style racism has been the exception and not the rule in modern Latin America.

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 12:00am
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Ana Gamboa
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