‘Picturing Protest’ : BABJ, SPJ and MDDC Discuss Freddie Gray Coverage

COURTESY: Charles Robinson

COURTESY: Charles Robinson

The Baltimore Association of Black Journalists joined with the Society of Professional Journalists – Maryland Professional Chapter and the Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia Press Association (MDDC) for a joint event entitled “Picturing Protest” Thursday October 15th at 7:30 p.m. It was a look at how various local news organizations covered the Freddie Gray death, unrest, protests and trails around Baltimore. Members of all three organizations packed the penthouse at WBAL TV/Radio 3800 Hooper Ave, Baltimore, Maryland 21211.

The panel included:

  • Steve Dorsey, CBS News Radio
  • Justin Fenton,  The Baltimore Sun & MDDC
  • Joseph M. Giordano, City Paper
  • Barry Simms, WBAL-TV & BABJ
  • Baynard Woods , City Paper
  • MODERATOR: Nicki Mayo, @NickiMayoNews & BABJ

October panel

BABJ SPJ MDDC October 2015 joint event###