BLACK JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION PUTS CNN ON ‘SPECIAL MEDIA MONITORING LIST’ FOR LACK OF DIVERSITY

The Daily Caller | 11/30/2017 | Staff
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The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) placed CNN on a “special media monitoring list” Tuesday for lacking diversity at the network’s most senior positions, the NABJ announced.

The NABJ made the decision to place CNN on the list after the network’s president Jeff Zucker declined an invitation to meet with representatives from the organization.

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As part of being monitored, “a special team will perform further research and an analysis of CNN’s diversity, inclusion and equity practices,” the NABJ said in a statement. The group “is also calling for a civil rights audit that examines the company’s hiring, promotion and compensation practices involving black employees.”

CNN spokeswoman Alison Rudnick told The Daily Caller News Foundation in a statement:

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“For months, we have been working with NABJ to schedule a meeting because the relationship between CNN and NABJ is very important to us. As we have told them many times, we look forward to a thoughtful discussion about how both of our organizations can continue to work together. Unfortunately, the significant and reckless damage that Roland Martin did to CNN while...
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