Chicago Tonight

Chicago Defender Ends 114-Year Print Run, Goes Online Only

Clip: 07/11/2019 | 9m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s the end of an era for the Chicago Defender, the iconic black-owned newspaper that has told the stories of black America since 1905. Is there a future for the Defender -- and black media in general -- in this time of shrinking newsrooms and consolidation?

Aired: 07/11/19

Rating: NR

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