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VOF Module 1 Exercise

1. Use five adjectives to complete this sentence.

My voice is clear, honest, humane, passionate, and colorful.

2. I want to be a correspondent because:

there aren't enough progressive, conscious voices (of people) of color in the U.S. covering local and global issues in a way that "connects the dots", or links (local) social justice issues and injustices to the global struggle for human rights.

3. Honest, strong, solutions-based journalism will help my community to better informed and be more accurately represented across a spectrum of media platforms. Contributing to shifting the paradigm for how communities of color and low income/working communities in the United States are represented in the media, is part of a broader shift to fundamentally transform how our images are created, projected, interpreted, and reproduced for local and global consumption. Media impacts self-perception and collective identity. I want to use journalism as a tool to help create media that positively impacts how we see ourselves, so that we can better leverage our collective power.

Comments

usha kc's picture

Hi Mari,, I admire your

Hi Mari,,
I admire your voice sister.
wish you best of luck to achieve your mission of being correspondent.

Okeny-Lucia's picture

Alba huge than life!

Hi,
Reading your biography,there is a great sense of community responsibility ,that flows easily from your veins.
There is enough writing field in pulsewire.
All the best

Lucia Buyanza
Reproductive Health

Paulina Lawsin's picture

I can feel and imagine your

I can feel and imagine your voice Malba. It evokes a caring yet assertive and inclusive spirit. You are very articulate, too. It's about time to bring your voice to mainstream journalism.

Cheers from the Philippines,

Paulina

ikirimat's picture

Good luck

With determination you will achieve your dream. Good luck friend

Grace Ikirimat

"It takes the hammer of persistence to drive the nail of success."


amiesissoho's picture

Keep the Spirit

Keep the spirit in you in your correspondent work and it will guide you. good luck

Amie

malba66's picture

Thank you women! I wish you

Thank you women! I wish you all the best! Looking forward to a rich exchange with our cohort! Mari

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