May 23, 2012
My name is Torres Hughes and I am a 17-year-old senior at Austin Polytechnical Academy (APA). I know about new research showing that there are 6.7… More ›
By: Evan F. Moore
There are only a handful of programs that encourage people of color to get into journalism when they’re school-aged kids. Here are some that do it right: Truestar Media and Westside Writing Project. City Bureau, After School Matters, which does programming in the Chicago Public Schools, has a journalism component, along with Free Spirit Media. Outside of those, it’s slim pickings.