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The Washington Post / Erik Wemple / Jun 21
“Two years ago, the Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester, N.Y., completed an audit of its crime coverage and found that it was ‘overweighted’…’Looking just at our most diverse ZIP codes, it was even more skewed,’ [executive editor Michael] Kilian says. ‘Like most local media, we were perpetuating stereotypes because of a singular focus on crime in our most diverse neighborhoods.'”
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