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- 3 days ago

Prisoner Transport Officer Sentenced For Civil Rights Offense

A former prisoner transport officer was sentenced Wednesday to 24 months in federal prison, followed by one year of supervised release, for violating the civil rights of pretrial detainees entrusted to his care.On Sept. 28, 2022, a federal jury convi...

- 3 days ago

The Crisis In Journalism And ‘The Roadmap For Local News’

On Thursday, a group of local-news experts and practitioners published The Roadmap for Local News: An Emergent Approach to Meeting Civic Information Needs. The result of a year-long research effort, The Roadmap sets forth a visionary and actionable p...

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This Black History Month, Let’s Amplify Being ‘WOKE’

By Ronald Walker Originally appeared in Word in Black This year, Ron Walker is spreading the message that we need to be “working on knowledge equally” as it relates to Black history. As we enter February, the designated month for the apprec...