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Posted inEconomy & Workers' Rights, Race

For Black women in broadcasting, discrimination comes in many forms

After years of what Emelia Cowans-Taylor describes as “racial microaggressions” by management at Raleigh-based WRAL-TV, the 13-year lottery host was fired in August after testing positive for COVID-19. Cowans-Taylor, a communications strategist who has worked as a TV host, producer, and radio personality, believes the termination was an attempt to quiet her after complaints of […]