Misidentifying Black People

What I learned: We have to stop pretending it’s easy to tell people apart if they belong to a race that is not our own.

Why are so many journalists of color leaving the profession?

Envelope that says "resignation. "We are hemorrhaging talented people of color and LGBTQ folks who leave the industry rather than deal with the racism and discrimination that still exists in media.”

In September, Sam Sanders tweeted out a list of public radio hosts from marginalized communities who have left NPR in recent months: Lourdes Garcia Navarro, Shereen Marisol Meraji, Shankar Vedantam, Maria Hinojosa, Maddie Sofia, and Joshua Johnson.