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The world of broadcast journalism has always been predominantly White. As regularly as topics such as race relations, police violence, even immigration are discussed on-air, the anchors, pundits, and reporters often look nothing like their subjects. However, over the last decade or so, many larger news companies have decided to diversify their staff (somewhat) — hiring people of color to work on and off camera. CNN has especially embraced African American pundits, with expertise in politics, analytics and those willing to roll their sleeves up for investigative pieces. For five beautiful Black female news anchors and pundits who rep the news game, hit the flip.

R. Hawkins

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