In 2020 there were a tremendous number of tips that came to newsrooms directly from whistleblowers. From the FinCen files, Trump’s taxes, continued revelations of sexual harrasment, discrimination and unequitable treatment within organizations, and many in the healthcare fields speaking up. But, how can a newsroom make sure that they are the one that a
Alley unilaterally condemns the brutal, premature, unanswered death of Black individuals and the systemic racial injustices that occur every day in America.
We are taking action. We urge others to do the same.
We are committed to learning from and amplifying the message of these organizations and many other voices in the social justice and journalism spaces.
We are taking immediate steps to evaluate and address the reach of bias within our own conversations and practices.
As technologists, we often find solace in the simplicity of binaries. Progress has but one side. We stand in solidarity with those fighting for justice.