In the summer of 2020, Black Lives Matter protests and activism included voices arguing for economic justice in the recording industry. The Black Music Coalition demanded music industry executives account for "inequities in the treatment of Black artists."
The Conversation, May 6, 2021 - FIMS PhD student Giada Ferrucci writes about the situation in Honduras, where environmental activists risk criminalization or being murdered, in response to their opposition to mining.
After a search for academic appointments in Indigenous Scholarship, Indigenous Journalism, or Indigenous Creative Production and Teaching, FIMS is pleased to announce the arrival of two full-time faculty members.
As a young high-school student, Jessica Singer was already passionate about discussing current affairs with her classmates. By second year, she'd hit upon a way to combine that interest with her love of storytelling and reading -- a career in journalism.