The UNITY ’08 Convention will be the largest gathering of journalists of color. Nearly 10,000 journalists and media executives will meet to discuss timely issues affecting journalism and the media industry.
UNITY: Journalists of Color, Inc. is a coalition of the four alliances, the Asian American Journalists Association, the National Association of Black Journalists, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and the Native American Journalists Association. Their mission is to advocate fair and accurate news coverage about people of color, and aggressively challenge the industry to staff its organizations at all levels to reflect the nation’s diversity.
WHAT: Journalists’ Workshop – Presumption of Guilt: Media Treatment and Coverage of Muslims in America
WHEN: Saturday, July 26, 2008; 1:15PM to 2:45PM
WHERE: McCormick Place West W175
VISIT: www.2008unity.org for more information.
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