Nielsen releases ‘Being Seen on Screen’ diverse representation report

View the full report here. View the Inclusion On TV interactive tool here. The U.S. is increasingly diverse, but is television programming keeping pace with the changing demographics of America? As part of Nielsen’s commitment to social justice, they are releasing their first ever report on the state of representation and inclusion on TV. The … More Nielsen releases ‘Being Seen on Screen’ diverse representation report

NAJA demands CNN apologize for using “something else” to describe Native voters

On CNN’s live election night coverage, an on-air graphic used the phrase “something else” to refer to voters who are not white, Latinx, Black or Asian. This type of language continues the efforts to erase Indigenous and other voters who don’t neatly fall into the race categories listed in the graphic.  Being Native American is … More NAJA demands CNN apologize for using “something else” to describe Native voters

The Native American Journalists Association and Report for America take new steps to strengthen reporting in Indigenous communities

NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association and Report for America are partnering to support 20 reporting positions across the country that focus on or include Indigenous affairs. This groundbreaking initiative aims to strengthen local journalism in areas where Indigenous peoples play vital roles in the community. Report for America is a national service … More The Native American Journalists Association and Report for America take new steps to strengthen reporting in Indigenous communities

NAJA partners with Mathison to connect employers with members

New platform to help increase Indigenous representation in mainstream newsrooms  NORMAN, Oklahoma — The Native American Journalists Association announced a new partnership with Mathison to expand job opportunities for members. With support from the Knight Foundation, the project aims to increase career opportunities for underserved communities while helping employers build a more inclusive hiring process. Through the … More NAJA partners with Mathison to connect employers with members