NPR’s Michele Norris Teaches University of Alabama Community How To Talk About Race

On the same day as her Race Card Project was named a winner of the Peabody Award for excellence in electronic media, NPR’s Michele Norris shared her journey to get people to talk about race during the Frank Nix Lecture at the University of Alabama.

NPR Political Editor Makes Virgin Voyage To State of Alabama, Lectures at The Capstone

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He’s analyzed every congressional race in the nation since 1984, but until this week National Public Radio’s Ken Rudin had never step foot in the state of Alabama. After a stop in Montgomery where he visited  Southern Poverty Law Center … Read More

Is Katrina Five-Year Mark Really A Big Deal?

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In fairly predictable fashion, news organizations are providing “milestone” updates on the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. In the news business, we commit entire teams of reporters, photojournalists, videographers to look back and look forward on anniversaries. But, with such … Read More