Description: What are social fault lines and how do we question them, define them and report through them? Applications include: covering race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and disabilities.
Led by: Romi Ruiz of USA TODAY and Earl Hopkins of the Austin American-Statesman
Recommend reading: Sincerely, Leaders of Color, a column series by POC news leaders
Helpful resource: The DEI Coalition’s excellent guide on allyship for white managers
Diversity Tooklit for Newsrooms has a section on Digital Advisory Groups for useful background
Ethics and practices for reporting on traumatized individuals and communities, done in partnership with the Dart Center for Trauma in Journalism
More training on Diversity & Inclusion:
Understanding the Fault Lines framework for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging
Jean Marie Brown of Texas Christian University and the Maynard Institute explores the Fault Lines themselves and reflect on how the framework has been used to shape Table Stakes challenges.
Community engagement for underserved communities
Q&A conversation about best practices, challenges and outcomes that emerge from engaging and including different communities in our conversations, newsletters and content.
Ramadan Guidance for employees
Here are some tips for an inclusive atmosphere for your Muslim colleagues.
DEI tagging for editors and producers
As your newsroom increases storytelling to reflect the communities we serve, what are best practices for tracking the content? Editors and producers are invited to join this session in which we will share revised tags to use for 2022 and what each tag means.