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Rebekah Spicuglia

Rebekah Spicuglia

MSNBC: Kai Wright Discusses Renisha McBride and Michael Brown

MSNBC: Kai Wright Discusses Renisha McBride and Michael Brown

by Rebekah Spicuglia on August 25 2014, 1:50PM

Kai Wright, Editor-at-Large at Colorlines, appeared on the Melissa Harris Perry show to discuss the gender crimilization differences between Renisha McBride and Michael Brown. The MHP panel speak futher about coded language, and the “war on whites.” For more reporting…

Topics: Colorlines Press

Kai Wright on MSNBC Discusses Police Shooting of Michael Brown

Kai Wright on MSNBC Discusses Police Shooting of Michael Brown

by Rebekah Spicuglia on August 11 2014, 1:16PM

Colorlines Editor-at-Large Kai Wright appeared on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry show to discuss the media’s portrayal of Michael Brown, the racial dissimilarity of the Ferguson police to the people of the town, whether transparency is the same as accountability and…

Topics: Colorlines Press

Hey Grey Lady, 'Get With the Times' on the I-Word [VIDEO] Play

Hey Grey Lady, ‘Get With the Times’ on the I-Word [VIDEO]

by Rebekah Spicuglia on April 3 2013, 2:48PM

Catch up already, paper of record, you’re looking out of touch.

Topics: Immigration, Media, /NOW

Colorlines on MSNBC Talking Romney ‘47 Percent’ and Voter Suppression

by Rebekah Spicuglia on September 24 2012, 9:56AM

Colorlines.com Economic Contributor appeared on MSNBC Melissa Harris Perry Show to Discuss Romney ‘47 Percent’ Remarks and Voter Suppression

Topics: Colorlines Press

Brentin Mock Talks Voter Suppression on MSNBC’s ‘PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton’

by Rebekah Spicuglia on August 25 2012, 10:17AM

Colorlines.com Investigative Reporter Brentin Mock appeared on MSNBC Al Sharpton to Discuss True the Vote’s Voter Growing “Poll Watcher” Network

Topics: Colorlines Press, /NOW

LatinoUSA: Seth Wessler on SB1070 Supreme Court Decision

LatinoUSA: Seth Wessler on SB1070 Supreme Court Decision

by Rebekah Spicuglia on July 2 2012, 11:02AM

Colorlines.com’s Seth Freed Wessler produced a segment on the SB 1070 decision for NPR’s LatinoUSA.

Topics: Colorlines Press

MSNBC: Rinku Sen on Immigrants and the Economy

MSNBC: Rinku Sen on Immigrants and the Economy

by Rebekah Spicuglia on June 18 2012, 1:22PM

Colorlines.com publisher Rinku Sen talked about relief for DREAMers on the Melissa Harris Perry show over the weekend.

Topics: /NOW

RELEASE: New Study Offers Insights about Young Progressives’ Views on Activism and Race

by Rebekah Spicuglia on May 24 2012, 9:54AM

May 24, 2012 (New York, NY) — Through a series of focus groups in key cities with Occupy participants and other activists aged 18-30, the Applied Research Center today released findings on young people’s motivations for engaging in activism, concerns…

Topics: Colorlines Press

Seth Wessler Acceptance Speech: 2012 Hillman Prize for Web Journalism [VIDEO]

by Rebekah Spicuglia on May 15 2012, 1:38PM

Colorlines reporter Seth Freed Wessler was awarded the prestigious Hillman Prize for his work on Shattered Families investigation, which found at least 5,000 U.S. citizen children are in the foster care system today due to the detainment or deportation of…

Topics: Colorlines Press, Media

Seth Wessler Talks Deportation and Shattered Families [VIDEO]

by Rebekah Spicuglia on May 11 2012, 11:20AM

“The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann” invited Colorlines.com reporter Seth Freed Wessler to discuss the Shattered Families report: “Children are being ripped from the arms of their parents at an alarming rate today in America. 5,000 American children are in…

Topics: Colorlines Press

Tea Party Confab Plans Voter Intimidation at the Polls [Audio]

by Rebekah Spicuglia on May 11 2012, 10:30AM

A Tea Party group who gained notoriety in recent elections for harassing and intimidating Houston voters has spun off into an organization called “True the Vote.” It plans to swarm polling stations nationwide on election day, with claims to be…

Topics: Voting Rights, Colorlines Press

Univision News Interview: Jorge Rivas on Latinos and Social Media at SXSW

by Rebekah Spicuglia on March 13 2012, 4:00PM

Colorlines.com/NOW blogger Jorge Rivas talks Latinos and social media in interview with Univision News at the First Official SXSW Latino event….

Topics: Colorlines Press

Colorlines and Campus Progress Announce Keynote Contest Winners

Colorlines and Campus Progress Announce Keynote Contest Winners

by Rebekah Spicuglia on June 10 2011, 12:30PM

Three young people will travel to Campus Progress’ national conference this summer and to give the keynote address, describing their own racial justice activism.

Topics: Colorlines Surveys

Colorlines Celebrates Successful Year; Announces New Bloggers

by Rebekah Spicuglia on March 1 2011, 10:00AM

NEW YORK, March 1, 2011—Colorlines.com is thrilled to celebrate a remarkable year and plans for growth. Since launching as a daily news and analysis site in mid-2010, the site has grown exponentially, expanding audience by ten-fold, building vibrant community in…

Topics: Colorlines Press