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Views of the News Preview: All Eyes Are On Minnesota

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All eyes are on Minnesota, where a police officer killed another Black motorist just minutes away from the courthouse where Derek Chauvin stands trial in the death of George Floyd. Also, the suspension of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, and the extensive coverage of the death of Prince Philip.


Eugene Robinson, Washington Post: “Opinion: Black Americans all got Derek Chauvin’s message. Loud and clear.

Josh Marcus, The Independent: “The Minnesota journalists of colour changing the way policing is covered in America amid the Derek Chauvin trial

Frank Pallotta, CNN: “’SNL takes on the Derek Chauvin trail via a Minnesota morning show

Ari Shapiro, NPR: “How a Minnesota paper is covering the Chauvin trial from the Black perspective

Alexis Benveniste, CNN: “What it’s like to be a reporter in the courtroom during the Derek Chauvin murder trial

Paul Butler, Washington Post: “Opinion: When to ignore race in the Derek Chauvin trial

Camryn Allen & Emilie Lutostanski, Local Media Association: “Sahan Journal transforms reporting covering immigrants, refugees, and communities of color during COVID-19 and racial justice uprising

ADL: Fire Tucker Carlson

Jonathan Greenblatt, Anti-Defamation League: “ADL letter to Fox News condemns Tucker Carlson’s impassioned defense of ‘great replacement theory’

Chris Cameron, New York Times: “The Anti-Defamation League calls for Tucker Carlson to be fired over ‘replacement theory’ remarks.

Jonathan Chait, New York Magazine: “Tucker Carlson endorses white supremacist theory by name

Brian Stelter, CNN: “ADL calls on Fox News to fire Tucker Carlson over racist comments about ‘replacement’ theory

Oliver Darcy, CNN: “Lachlan Murdoch dismisses ADL complaint, says Fox sees no problem with Tucker Carlson’s ‘replacement theory’ remarks

Caleb Ecarma, Vanity Fair: “Tucker Carlson leans into white-power hour, promotes racist replacement theory

Ari Berman, Mother Jones: “Tucker Carlson defends racist ‘white replacement theory’

Philip Bump, Washington Post: “Tucker Carlson’s espousal of ‘replacement’ theory is both toxic and ahistoric

Nikki McCann Ramirez, Media Matters for America: “Tucker Carlson, the face of Fox News, just gave his full endorsement to the white nationalist conspiracy theory that has motivated mass shootings

Houston reporter ousted

Mike Florio, NBC Sports: “Report: Comments regarding Deshaun Watson cost Houston Chronicle reporter Aaron Wilson his job

Diana Moskovitz & Kalyn Kahler, Defector: “NFL reporter who compared women suing Deshaun Watson to terrorists no longer working for Houston Chronicle

The death of Prince Phillip


Jim Waterson & James Tapper, The Guardian: “BBC flooded with complaints over coverage of Prince Philip’s death

Jake Kanter, Deadline: “Blanket coverage of Prince Philip’s death proves to be a big turn-off for British TV viewers

Marisa Dellatto, New York Post: “BBC viewers complain about overkill coverage of Prince Philip death

Irish Times: “BBC sets up page for people to complain over Prince Philip coverage

William Booth & Miriam Berger, Washington Post: “As Britain mourns Prince Philip, palace announced private funeral for April 17

AMY SIMONS teaches multi-platform reporting and editing to students in the convergence journalism interest area.