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Jane Velez Mitchell

The CNN Layoffs Begin

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi and Andrew Hart | Posted 10.15.2014 | Media

The slimming of the ranks at Turner Broadcasting has begun. Confirming earlier reports, the media conglomerate has reportedly cut positions from it...

USDA: Time to Stop the Chicken Industry From Boiling Birds Alive

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 05.03.2014 | Green
Bruce Friedrich

That's right: The agency charged with enforcing the Humane Slaughter Act refuses to enforce it for more than 98 percent of slaughtered animals.

The Social Network: Why HLN's New Millennial-Friendly Direction Is Likely To Suck

Chez Pazienza | Posted 04.14.2014 | Media
Chez Pazienza

Given that the only time anyone watches HLN is when a white, attractive woman has allegedly killed her child or boyfriend, or is on trial for it, HLN could definitely use a makeover.

Writer to Writer: A Conversation With Jane Velez-Mitchell on Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodi Arias

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 11.04.2013 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Jane Velez-Mitchell is a two-time Emmy award winning television journalist, a bestselling author, and the host of her own program on HLN.

HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell Is Still an Addict and Has "Issues" With John Edwards

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 07.19.2012 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

Velez-Mitchell's balanced, yet, "no-holds bar" style attracts a loyal audience. She has an obsession for, and an addiction to making a real and measurable impact in the world. She is addicted to the notion that she can always do more.

How I Came Out on Live Radio

Jane Velez-Mitchell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jane Velez-Mitchell

Here I was, on the radio, chatting -- at length -- with an openly gay talk-show host about Senator Larry Craig's hypocrisy, and I hadn't said a word about being gay myself. Meanwhile, Al was regaling his listeners with the story of how he came out.

Talking ISSUES: HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell Discusses Substance Abuse and the Conrad Murray Trial

Matt Semino | Posted 12.10.2011 | Media
Matt Semino

The astonishing evidence that has been presented so far in the case against Dr. Conrad Murray highlights the pressing societal challenge of substance dependency that permeates our culture and extends far beyond the courtroom walls.

Barbaric Trapping: Not Ready for Prime Time?

Will Travers | Posted 06.14.2011 | Green
Will Travers

Kudos to Jane Velez-Mitchell at CNN Headline News for giving prominent national air time to Born Free USA's recent trapping investigation, Victims of ...

A Marketer's Moment of Shame

Judy Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Judy Shapiro

Marketers should rally together and refuse to service any company that profits from the sale of exploited animals.

If You Wouldn't Eat a Dog or Cat, Why Eat a Chicken?

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Bruce Friedrich

As a result of all the media coverage surrounding the recall, countless Americans have been shocked to discover just how hideously chickens are treated in this country.

And the Award Goes to ...

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lee Schneider

The Genesis Awards honor those in media who raise public awareness about animal issues, who expose cruelty against animals and work for animal protection.

Hollywood Women Give Voice to Animal Protection at 24th Genesis Awards

Tabby Biddle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tabby Biddle

I started the evening as someone sympathetic to animal rights and welfare, and left the evening feeling enlightened on the issues and inspired to be much more of an advocate.

President to Speak at Human Trafficking Conference

Michelle Bart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Bart

Portland, OR - Soroptimist International Northwestern Region along with many other agencies will come together to host the annual Northwest Conference...

HLN's Jane Velez Publishes New Book

Dr. Belisa Vranich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dr. Belisa Vranich

Part memoir, part how-to book, peppered with behind-the-scenes of TV journalism, Velez courageously chronicles her quest from "insanity to clarity, from egocentricity to altruism, from alcoholism to activism."

Danny Shea

HLN Tops CNN, Nancy Grace Beats Keith Olbermann In April Demo | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

HLN is one Hot Little Network. In the month of April, HLN topped big sister network CNN in the primetime Adults 25-54 demo for the first time ever. ...

Jane Velez-Mitchell Goes From "Glorified Freelancer" To Ratings Gold Mine On HLN

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jane Velez-Mitchell is a true-crime author, a television talking head, a lesbian, an animal activist, a recovering alcoholic and a vegan. She was unti...

Jane Velez-Mitchell Beating Glenn Beck's Ratings On HLN

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jane Velez-Mitchell, the HLN host who replaced Glenn Beck when he jumped ship for Fox News, is already topping Beck's ratings from when he held the ti...