Beyond the Ballot: Equity Framing for Covering Democracy and Elections

Center for Cooperative Media
Solutions Journalism Network
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The 2024 presidential election presents both unprecedented challenges and opportunities for journalists covering it. Audiences now demand that journalists move beyond traditional "horse race" and problem-focused reporting to highlight effective solutions addressing community challenges. This webinar covers strategies for incorporating equity into election and democracy coverage, showcasing successful examples from the field.