Covering health and wellness, wrongful convictions, culture, and beauty.
Covering culture, politics, and women’s issues.
- Charlie Hebdo Unveils First Cover Since Paris Massacre Featuring Image of Muhammad (Mother Jones)
- Unmasking The Unspoken Heroes Of New York's Art Museums And Galleries (The Huffington Post)
Julia Carrie Wong
Covering labor, tech, the Bay Area, feminism, racism, and activism.
Writer and editor concentrating on sports, politics, pop culture, and film.
A storyteller and reporter interested in South Asia, timber-smuggling rackets, and long-form essays.
- In India, Latrines Are Truly Lifesavers (The New York Times)
- Who is benefiting from the lucrative South India red sandalwood smuggling trade? (Scroll.in)
- For Retired Maoists, Regret and Isolation (The New York Times)
- Vivekananda Nemana
Writing on music, business, health, politics, and religion.
- 20 Years Pass Since Long Beach Unified’s Historic School Uniform Policy (Press-Telegram)
- In CA and Other States, Black Migration Alters the Political Landscape (New America Media)
- Race Relations (About)
A writer of poetry, essays, and book reviews, concentrating on feminism, children’s writes, culture, and literature.
- 5 Moments in the Life of a Black Mother (The Hairpin)
- How the Attachment Parenting Debate Ignores Mothers of Color (The Daily Beast)
- Hope Wabuke
Editor in Chief of Online Publication Nerdstock.net
My writing has appeared in NBC Latino, Fox News Latino, NPR Code Switch, Electronic Intifada, and on KCET.org. I can report on a variety of issues and have experience writing profiles and even commentary.
Rachel Eva Lim
Jonquilyn Hill is a graduate of Howard University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science. Her interest in journalism began when she started volunteering at her local public radio station her sophomore year of high school. Since, she has worked with multimedia news and television production through various blogs and internships, including the United States Senate, ABC’s “This Week,” NBC, and Fox News. She has served on the Executive Board for the Howard University Association of Black Journalists and participated in the 2013 National Association of Black Journalists North Carolina A&T Multimedia Short Course. While attending Howard she was the Multimedia Editor for TheHilltopOnline.com, and Executive Producer of Spotlight News, the university’s student-run television station. And worked at NBC News Washington as a Desk Assistant after graduation. She currently is a Washington producer for Time Warner Cable News.
- As GOP Courts Black Voters, Is Showing Up Enough? (NBC News)
- Congress Tackles Unions in College Football (NBC News)
I was one of the first political bloggers in the world, and have written at OliverWillis.com since 2000.
- Oliver Willis - Media Matters (Media Matters)
I’m primarily a radio/audio producer, although I’ve worked in web before, and probably the perfect person to produce the podcast you’ve been dreaming of. As the senior producer of Latino USA, I led a team of producers to the show’s first Peabody award in its over 20-year history.
- #YaMeCansé: Unrest in Mexico (Latino USA)
- You Are the Worst Latino (Latino USA)
Lola E. Peters
- Are We Really Ready for a Big Disaster? (Crosscut)
- The Whole Truth (The Seattle Star)
- South Seattle Emerald archive
I have written articles and blogged for newspapers and websites around the country. I have more than 25 years of journalism experience, most of that working at a daily newspaper and I know the importance of meeting deadlines.
I am a queer writer, born and raised in Nairobi Kenya and spending my formative years in the Midwest. My writing comes from this intersection of cultures and identities in the 21st century. My work has also appeared on Autostraddle.com, Curve Magazine blog, and is slated to appear in anthologies on GLBTQI Africans and Queer Femmes. I serve as a contributor for Mshale.com an African community newspaper and Africans In Motion (AIM) Magazine, both based out of Minnesota. Finalist for the 2015 Beyond the Pure Fellowship for Emerging Writers (through Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN), and trained in Oral History methods and techniques through University Of Mississippi’s Southern Foodways Alliance (Oxford, Mississippi).
Mary C. Curtis
Former editor (culture/life style) at New York Times. Occasional contributor. Roman Catholic.
- When GOP staffer put Obama children ‘at a bar,’ it continued American tradition of trashing black females’ morality (Washington Post)
- As Bill Cosby’s accusers find their voices, Camille Cosby loses hers (Washington Post)
- James Garner, with his cynical cool and diverse TV family, was ahead of his time (Washington Post)
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- To Serve A President (Charlotte Observer)
Janessa E. Robinson
Janessa E. Robinson is a Chicago native. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication with a minor in Philosophy from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. She is a Black feminist and social justice activist. She currently resides in Washington, D.C.
- Open Letter to Kanye West: Ferguson Is Happening. Where Are You? (Huffington Post: Black Voices)
- Mass Incarceration: The Latest System Of Social Control Over Blackness (Ravishly)
I am an Editor at Progressive Digital Media and a freelance writer. My work has been published on Collapse Board, Media Diversified and The F Word. I edit my own blog about women in music called Don’t Dance Her Down Boys, I play in black feminist punk band, Big Joanie and I also DJ occasionally as part of the DJ team Bloody Ice Cream.
- The Black Renaissance Is Here (Media Diversified)
- We Need to Talk About Racism in Punk (Collapse Board)
Soraya Nadia McDonald
- Washington Post: Author Archive (Washington Post)
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