"There are lots of efforts to bolster print and local media, but there aren't many structures in place to support journalists struggling with job insecurity or job loss."
Rachel GlickhouseFor @NiemanLab's #Predix2020, I wrote about how the implosion of the media industry is too often overlooked as a labor crisis and what that means for underemployed and laid off journalists.
Walmart prides itself on the diversity of its workforce and engagement in broader issues of social inclusion. We document a disturbing array of hate and bias incidents in the company’s stores and parking lots.
Rachel GlickhouseToday I kept thinking of this @DocumentHate story @byjessweiss did for @UniNoticias about hate incidents at Walmarts, which are a public square for many communities and one where Latinos are sometimes targeted for their ethnicity or for speaking Spanish.
A U.S. Navy veteran with a history of promoting neo-Nazi and white supremacist ideas is being held for a psychiatric evaluation after police say he promised to commit a hate crime and had access to a machine gun.
Rachel GlickhouseHey, remember this guy? The Navy vet who promoted white supremacist ideas, threatened to commit a hate crime, and owned illegal machine guns?
He was sentenced to 2 years in prison, minus 8 months for time served.
Uma nova lista compilada pelo governo dos Estados Unidos e enviada a autoridades do Brasil mostra que pelo menos 49 crianças brasileiras estão em abrigos para menores pelo país, separadas dos pais. O número é o sêxtuplo das oito ocorrências que eram...
Rachel GlickhouseAmong the more than 2,000 migrant children separated from their parents, at least 49 are Brazilian, a new list shows. But HHS won’t give the Brazilian government the names or ages of the detained children, reports @folha.
As pioneering NASA scientist Rosaly Lopes does research on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, her eyes are trained somewhere far more otherworldly
Rachel GlickhouseI cannot believe the first I’ve heard of amazing Brazilian NASA scientist @rosaly_lopes was in the seatback magazine on a United flight. We have got to do a better job profiling powerful women.
It’s been about six months since we joined forces with newsrooms around the country to track hate. We’ve collected information on thousands of incidents, but much remains unknown about the scale of the problem.