Nabj & local chapter news stories

NYABJ Mourns Passing of Jonathan P. Hicks

(Photo: Marcus Graham Project)   “The New York Association of Black Journalists is saddened to hear of the passing of Jonathan P. Hicks. He will not only be remembered as an exceptional journalist who worked for the New York Times, the New York Amsterdam News and BET.com, but also as a mentor who helped shape…

A Successful 2014 Awards Banquet

  The NYABJ Board would like to again thank all those who attended and sponsored our 2014 awards banquet. There were several great moments of the night, including when Trailblazer Award winner Dean Baquet, executive editor of the New York Times, briefly addressed the controversy that arose after a Times TV critic played up racial…