Nearly 80 per cent of outlets reported having no visible minorities or Indigenous journalists in one of the top three leadership roles in their newsroom, according to the Canadian Association of Journalists' newsroom diversity survey.
Journalists pictured scrumming Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Marc Miller as he leaves for the Liberal cabinet meeting in West Block In Ottawa on Nov. 16, 2021. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Almost half of all Canadian newsrooms exclusively employ white journalists, according to a survey conducted by the Canadian Association of Journalists and released recently.
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