September 2016

In 2016 two major reports were published on police brutality, disability and the media. Also, other reports were published on prison and people with disabilities.

The reports were promoted and funded by White disabled and non disabled authors from White organizations. Now mainstream media, for example, CNN are interviewing the authors of these reports about why Black/People of Color with disabilities are the demographic who make up these reports. 

There is a serious gap in journalism integrity when the conversations do not include the impact of institutional racism and funding for Black organizations to research and report on Black Issues.

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NJBIC Leadership Conference

Date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2016 (All day)

NBDC encourages NJ Black disabled community to attend the free open to the public NJ Black Issues Convention Town Hall Meeting.  FREE to the public!

NJBIC poster for 34th Annual Leadership Conference