March 8, 2012 In last week's column, I asked whether it was taking political correctness too far to question the word "nutcase" in an NPR report. Most readers agreed it wasn't, but some – including NPR's own Vice President of Diversity — disliked framing the conversation in terms of "political correctness."
April 6, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the political junkie, and solving the debt crisis. In the second hour, poet Billy Collins on his book Horoscopes For The Dead, and the role of white men in conversations about diversity.
October 29, 2009 The National Association of Black Journalists has attacked NPR's commitment to diversity and NPR has responded by going public --for the first time --with the composition of its 754-member staff.
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