Social Issues

Australian Newsrooms not Nearly Diverse Enough

Posted on: Tue 18 Aug 2020

A recent study has revealed that Australian broadcasters have a problem with diversity in their newsrooms, with almost all news presenters of the major broadcasters featuring anchors if Anglo-western decent. Dr Usha Rodrigues of Deacon University has aimed to determine why this is and what can be done to make the news room a better environment for those of multicultural backgrounds.

Produced by Spencer Fullgrabe

Image Credit: Media Diversity Australia 


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