NAHJ Condemns Trump Campaign Statement Attacking Univision

(Washington, D.C.) – The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) condemns the Trump campaign’s attack on Univision today, undermining a trusted and vital information source for Hispanics and Latinos across the country. Univision is a reliable news source, with top tier journalists who are dedicated to serving the public.  While NAHJ may not align with every decision made across a variety of broadcast networks, NAHJ recognizes Univision strives each day and night to bring its viewers, readers, and listeners the information needed most — giving them the power for their tomorrow. 

The type of dishonest commentary and criticism the Trump campaign released today, once again, is a vicious and irresponsible attack on the media and the public’s right to access and information. 

NAHJ stands with Univision in its commitment to bring fair and accurate news to Hispanic communities. 

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About the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) 

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is the largest organization of Latino journalists in the United States and dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry. The mission of NAHJ is to increase the number of Latinos in the newsrooms and to work toward fair and accurate representation of Latinos in the news media. Established in April 1984, NAHJ created a national voice and unified vision for all Hispanic journalists. NAHJ has approximately 2,500 members, including working journalists, journalism students, other media-related professionals, and journalism educators. For more information please visit NAHJ.org or follow on Twitter @NAHJ. 

Media Contact: 

BA Snyder
Veritas Group for NAHJ
512.630.6337
BA@VeritasAustin.com