ESPN Fires Writer of Jeremy Lin Headline
February 19, 2012 Network suspends anchor who used same ethnic slur; do members of one marginalized group relate to others?; GLAAD praises Martin comments on “Washington Watch”; seniority will be watchword in Philly layoffs, not diversity; journalist Anthony Shadid also recalled as Arab American; AP cites Nekesa Moody as first on Whitney Houston story; Black History Month related to Mexican-American struggle (2/19/12) Network Suspends Anchor Who Used Same Ethnic Slur Do Members of One Marginalized Group Relate to Others? GLAAD Praises Martin Comments on “Washington Watch” Seniority Will Be Watchword in Philly Layoffs, Not Diversity Journalist Anthony Shadid Also Recalled as Arab American AP Cites Nekesa Moody as First on Whitney Houston Story Black History Month Related to Mexican-American Struggle GLAAD Praises Martin Comments on “Washington Watch” The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation said Sunday it was pleased with a statement by commentator Roland Martin on his TV One news analysis show , “Washington Watch With Roland Martin,” which it said made “clear that he understands how serious the issues of anti-LGBT bullying and violence are.” GLAAD said Martin also agreed to meet with other organizations.
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