Los Angeles Times hires ‘Black Twitter’ reporter 

A leaked internal memo from Los Angeles Times Managing Editor S. Mitra Kalita alerted the newspaper’s staff that journalist Dexter Thomas was recently hired to cover “Black Twitter,” along with other online communities including “Black Medium” and “Latino Tumblr.”

Source: Los Angeles Times hires ‘Black Twitter’ reporter – The Washington Post

Imagine that. A reporter with a beat assignment that covers all things colored on social media.

Monique Judge
Monique Judge is a writer living in Los Angeles, California. She drinks way too much coffee, has way too much yarn, knows her way around a good bottle of tequila, and loves gifts and surprises.

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