Quite a few people of color have high-level postings. Jenna Wortham, for instance, covers gadgets for The New York Times, and Gautham Nagesh writes the Technology Executive Briefing for CQ in Washington, D.C. But it’s easy enough to tick off examples and ignore the statistics.
Friend and journalist, Jamelle Bouie has a great article in the newest issue of The Magazine, looking at the lack of diversity in tech writing. It’s a very interesting read, and perfectly presents ideas and feelings I’ve shared for a long time.