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Articles filed under Diversity and Inclusion

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February 2, 2021 Resources

AP Stylebook updates race-related terms

AP’s style is now to capitalize Black in a racial, ethnic, or cultural sense.


January 19, 2021 Resources

Style guidelines as the new administration takes office

Here are some style guidelines and word choices for editors to think about as the new administration takes office.


December 18, 2020 ACES News

Three editors announced as first recipients of Holden Diversity Fellowship

Three ACES members have been selected as the first recipients of the Richard S. Holden Diversity Fellowship: Ruksana Hussain, Erich Lagasse, and Vee White.


October 19, 2020 Resources

#ACESChat: Diversity and inclusion in editing

In June, the ACES Twitter chat featured Steve Bien-Aimé, an assistant professor at Northern Kentucky University who researches race and gender issues in media.


October 1, 2020 Resources

Introducing inclusive language

Editing proactively for inclusive language is a meaningful way we can expand the worldviews of writers and readers.


September 17, 2020 Resources

Becoming aware of insensitive language — and avoid using it

A little digging can reveal the hostile origins of many common terms and phrases.


July 31, 2020 ACES News

Richard S. Holden Diversity Fellowship

ACES: The Society for Editing and the Dow Jones News Fund have created the Richard S. Holden Diversity Fellowship.


July 28, 2020 Resources

Beyond terminology: Zooming out to focus on bias

Avoiding bias isn’t incidental to an editor’s job but central.


June 30, 2020 Resources

Words have power and representation is essential

What if not knowing this amazing literary world existed was keeping people from living their fullest lives?


June 2, 2020 ACES News

A statement from ACES

​A core belief among editors is the right of people to be heard, and ACES: The Society for Editing supports the free exercise of that right for everyone.