Shaya Tayefe Mohajer

July 24, 2017

Q&A: Hannah Allam on covering Muslim life in America for BuzzFeed

Fewer than half of Americans say they personally know a Muslim person—which means many draw their opinions of Muslims from news coverage that is overwhelmingly […]
July 24, 2017

Q&A: Hannah Allam on covering Muslim life in America for BuzzFeed

Fewer than half of Americans say they personally know a Muslim person—which means many draw their opinions of Muslims from news coverage that is overwhelmingly […]
June 26, 2017

A push for diversity encounters resistance at The Wall Street Journal

When it comes to news coverage of diversity in the workplace, The Wall Street Journal’s sterling reputation is frequently on display through the work of […]
June 26, 2017

A push for diversity encounters resistance at The Wall Street Journal

When it comes to news coverage of diversity in the workplace, The Wall Street Journal’s sterling reputation is frequently on display through the work of […]
May 19, 2017

‘The most personal condemnation of slavery we may ever see from a slave owner’

Image via Pixabay. While reporting on poverty in Appalachia for the Associated Press some years ago, I was walking a country road to the site […]
May 4, 2017

Tucker Carlson failed upward into a chance to do real journalism. Will he take it?

Carlson gives a speech in 2012. Photo by Gage Skidmore. Tucker Carlson’s ascent to the top of Fox News could be a real opportunity for […]
May 4, 2017

Tucker Carlson failed upward into a chance to do real journalism. Will he take it?

Carlson gives a speech in 2012. Photo by Gage Skidmore. Tucker Carlson’s ascent to the top of Fox News could be a real opportunity for […]
March 29, 2017

Crime victims like Timothy Caughman deserve more respect from reporters

A terror attack unfolded in New York City last week, according to charges brought by prosecutors on Monday. A Baltimore man—white, a veteran, wildly racist—told […]