Portrait of Deborah Douglas, Co-Editor-in-Chief for The Emancipator

Deborah Douglas

Co-Editor in Chief, The Emancipator

Deborah D. Douglas is co-editor in chief of The Emancipator. She has served as the Eugene S. Pulliam Distinguished Visiting Professor of Journalism at DePauw University and senior leader at The OpEd Project. At Northwestern University’s Medill School, Douglas spearheaded a Civil Rights Act of 1964 graduate investigative capstone and taught best practices in Pakistan. An award-winning journalist, Douglas is author of U.S. Civil Rights Trail: A Traveler’s Guide to the People, Places, and Events That Made the Movement.

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