journalism

The Tuskegee Experiment 50 Years Later: A BET News Special Interview With The Associated Press Reporter Who Exposed It All

Part two of BET.com’s discussion with Jean Heller, whose 1972 investigation exposed an unfathomable, and, yet government sanctioned, case of racism.
08/01/2022

The Tuskegee Experiment 50 Years Later: A BET News Special Interview With The Associated Press Reporter Who Exposed It All

In 1972, Jean Heller reported about Black men who had been coerced by the government into participating in a secret, deadly medical study. Her story, not only shocked the world, it eventually changed the way we view medical ethics.
07/25/2022

Baltimore Sun Apologizes For Years Of Upholding Structural Racism In Its Coverage

Baltimore Sun Apologizes For Historic Racist Practices
02/22/2022

The Tulsa Massacre: A Journalist’s Story Behind The Story

What writer Randy Krehbiel learned about the tragedy.
06/01/2021

UNC Declining To Grant Tenure to Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones Sparks Backlash

Conservative elements are said to have factored in.
05/21/2021

Breaking News: Family Of Gwen Ifill Releases Statement On Her Passing

Host of "Washington Week" and "PBS Newshour" died of cancer.
11/14/2016

Jonathan P. Hicks Dies at 58

BET.com senior correspondent passed away from cancer.
11/03/2014

Jet Magazine Ends Print Publication, Goes Digital

After 63 years on newsstands, the glossy turns a new leaf.
05/07/2014

Black Journalist Stephen Henderson Wins Pulitzer Prize

The jury praised the editor for his passionate writing.
04/17/2014

Trailblazing Black Journalist Gets Recognized With Honorary Scholarship

Harry McAlpin broke color lines at the White House.
04/11/2014