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Inclusion

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Copy editing for diversity. From The Poynter Institute. http://www.poynter.org/content/content_view.asp?id=52475

Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma provides tips for covering children and trauma, disaster, domestic violence, homicide, post traumatic stress disorder, sexual violence, suicide, tragic anniversaries, veterans and war. http://dartcenter.org/topics

DiversityInc. Style Guide.  http://diversityinc.com/

Diversity Tip Sheet: Putting diversity to work in your news organization. http://www.poynter.org/column.asp?id=58&aid=137924

Fault Lines: Cultural diversity training in the workplace. Lessons on race, class, gender, generation and geography. From the Maynard Institute. http://www.mije.org/faultlines

Hero or Victim: Not the Only Choices. Writing about people with disabilities. The Poynter Institute. http://www.poynter.org/column.asp?id=78&aid=137798

Media Guide to Islam. By the Center for Integration and Improvement of Journalism at San Francisco State University. http://mediaguidetoislam.sfsu.edu/religion/index.htm

National Association of Black Journalists style listings: http://nabj.org/newsroom/stylebook/pages/story/667p-996c.php

National Centeron Disability & Journalism style guide: http://ncdj.org/styleguide/

National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association:

Native American Journalists Association. 100 questions, 500 nations.

Pew Research Center:

South Asian Journalists Association. Covering South Asia and the South Asian Diaspora. http://www.saja.org/resources/stylebook

The Authentic Voice Teacher’s guide: The What and Why of Diversity. Diversity is inclusion and covering the under-coveredandmitigating bias and prejudice. http://www.theauthenticvoice.org/TeachersGuide_Intro.html

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The Great Divide: Female Leadership in U.S. Newsrooms. It’s a 2002 study, but is still worth a look. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see the report. http://www.pewcenter.org/doingcj/research/r_apipewstudy.pdf

The Newsroom Diversity Game. Maynard Institute. An online interactive exercise that challenges players to diversify a typical newsroom, while testing their basic knowledge of cultures. http://www.mije.org/diversitygame