With award-winning author, publisher and journalist Ethan Michaeli.  His latest book  “The Defender: How the Legendary Black Newspaper Changed America.”   Michaeli was a copy editor and investigative reporter at The Defender from 1991 to 1996.   About the book: Giving voice to the voiceless, the Chicago Defender condemned Jim Crow, catalyzed the Great Migration, and focused the electoral … Continued


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