By Arturo R. García
This week has seen two developments underscoring the lack of advancement for journalists of color in the print world — and on two continents, even.
In the U.S., as The Atlantic reported, the American Society of News Editors’ (ASNE) latest study of newsroom diversity revealed a slight decline, with POC making up 12.37 percent of editorial staffers. Consider, though, that the high bar, set seven years ago, was 13.73 percent.
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