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DADDY WARBUCKS
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They also might want to consider accuracy, truth and neutrality....



Knight Ridder CEO to Discuss the Importance of Maintaining Diversity in the Media

1/7/2005 8:55:00 AM


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To: Assignment Desk, Daybook Editor

Contact: Michael K. Frisby, 202-625-4328 or [email protected]

News Advisory:

WHO: P. Anthony Ridder, chairman and chief executive officer, of the Knight Ridder Corp. Knight Ridder is the second largest newspaper publisher in the US, with 31 daily newspapers, a network of local news Web sites and a major news service.

WHAT: Mr. Ridder will deliver the Keynote Speech at the kick- off dinner for the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education's initial Media Academy program. His speech and Q & A will focus on "diversity in the media'' and why it is important for the newsrooms to reflect the communities that they cover. The Maynard Institute is committed to helping the news media reflect America's diversity in staffing, content and business operations. The Media Academy is a year-long training experience designed to help first time managers, particularly minority journalists and business side professionals, improve their skills so they can be more effective supervisors at their respective newspapers. The Media Academy includes two nine-day training sessions, the first of which begins at Harvard University on Saturday.

WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 8. Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Mr. Ridder's speech will begin at approximately 8 p.m. It is open to the media.

WHERE: Lippmann House, 1 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, Mass.

For more information, contact: Michael K. Frisby, 202-625-4328 or [email protected]
 

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Custer said:
They also might want to consider accuracy, truth and neutrality....
That would definately add diversity to the media. Because that's something they definately do not possess now.
 

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I have openly and in writing acused The Miami Herald of being a liberal one sided newspaper....and they had the decency of publishing it.
 
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