National Hispanic Media Coalition
NHMC Calls for a Viewer Boycott of CBS THIS MORNING and CBS EVENING NEWS Broadcasts in the Wake of Latino Exclusion in Major Anchor and Correspondent Roles
“CBS needs to hold itself accountable by fully embracing inclusion and diversity in its hiring practices, and reflecting all the communities it claims to serve,” NHMC President and CEO Alex Nogales said.
“The new CBS team has the qualifications and experience to do an outstanding job for CBS. But our community is tired of being absent in the national consciousness and now absent in the consciousness of a national news network,” Alex Nogales said.
USC Study ‘Inclusion in the Director’s Chair’ Excludes Latinos, and LA Times Reporter Fails to Ask Why
While the study showed significant gains in the hiring practices of black directors in Hollywood, it failed to acknowledge Latinos in any significant way.
#NoLatinosNoTickets: NHMC and NLMC Protest Outside Paramount Pictures for Their Lack of Latino Talent on Screen and Behind the Scenes
“It’s 2018. Diversity and representation are no longer just buzzwords or special programs.”