NAJA hosts “Mainstream Malpractice: Improving Indigenous COVID-19 coverage” roundtable Jan. 21

This episode of the NAJA Roundtable series will feature experts and reporters who will discuss common pitfalls and best practices when covering the pandemic in Indian Country.  The Native American Journalists Association recognizes that media professionals are confronted with unique challenges when covering issues affecting Indigenous people and communities. The NAJA Roundtable series aims to … More NAJA hosts “Mainstream Malpractice: Improving Indigenous COVID-19 coverage” roundtable Jan. 21

NAJA hosts “Covering domestic violence crisis within a crisis” virtual roundtable Dec. 10

This episode of the NAJA Roundtable series will feature experts and reporters who will share best practices when covering the crisis of domestic violence happening amid the pandemic in Indian Country.  The Native American Journalists Association recognizes that media professionals are confronted with unique challenges when covering issues affecting Indigenous people and communities. The NAJA … More NAJA hosts “Covering domestic violence crisis within a crisis” virtual roundtable Dec. 10

NAJA hosts The Invisibility of Indigenous COVID-19 Data virtual roundtable Nov. 19

This episode of the NAJA Roundtable series will feature researchers and reporters who will share best practices when covering stories involving Indigenous data and the pandemic.  The Native American Journalists Association recognizes that media professionals are confronted with unique challenges when covering issues affecting Indigenous people and communities. The NAJA Roundtable series aims to examine … More NAJA hosts The Invisibility of Indigenous COVID-19 Data virtual roundtable Nov. 19

NAJA members elect board members; board selects executive committee

Francine Compton was elected to first term as president; Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton elected as vice-president for second term.  Members of the Native American Journalists Association elected Graham Lee Brewer (Cherokee Nation), Jourdan Bennett-Begaye (Diné), and Pauly Denetclaw (Diné) to the NAJA Board of Directors.  The election was held exclusively online, and voting members were able to … More NAJA members elect board members; board selects executive committee

NAJA hosts Into the Broken Trust Investigation roundtable Sept. 17

This episode of the NAJA Roundtable series will feature the APTN Investigates team and their coverage of the systemic abuse of Indigenous women  The Native American Journalists Association recognizes that media professionals are confronted with unique challenges when covering issues affecting Indigenous people and communities. The NAJA Roundtable series aims to examine the challenges and … More NAJA hosts Into the Broken Trust Investigation roundtable Sept. 17

NAJA board of directors election ballot opens, candidates present platforms

The Native American Journalists Association will hold an online election to fill three open board seats with 3-year terms. Electronic ballots were sent to all voting members on Aug. 26, and the opportunity to cast a ballot will remain open until 5 pm CT on Sept. 10. A virtual candidates forum was held on Aug. … More NAJA board of directors election ballot opens, candidates present platforms