Fifty ethnic minority journalists urge faster action on diversity in newsrooms

Fifty black, Asian and minority ethnic journalists have accused UK newsrooms of repeatedly failing to improve diversity in the industry. Independent columnist Yasmin Alibhai-Brown (pictured, left) told Press Gazette that “brilliant” young journalists are being missed because of nepotism, laziness and ignorance from the people “making judgements about who should be there”. Alongside Alibhai-Brown, Times … Continue reading Fifty ethnic minority journalists urge faster action on diversity in newsrooms