A new study shows how newsroom and audience diversity affects coverage of political candidates

A new study shows how newsroom and audience diversity affects coverage of political candidates

For newsrooms ranking among the 10th percentile, the predicted probability of receiving positive trait coverage for non-white candidates was about 3.12% higher than that for white candidates. For news media ranking among the 90th percentile, the predicted probability of receiving positive trait coverage was 4.86% lower for non-white candidates than for white candidates.

https://www.niemanlab.org/2022/02/a-new-study-shows-how-newsroom-and-audience-diversity-affects-coverage-of-political-candidates/

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