Monthly Archives: September 2014

Gearing up for the 110th Birthday of the Chicago Defender!

Next year the venerable Chicago Defender will be 110 years old.  Although there’s still some time until this incredible milestone, we at the BPRC believe that it’s never too early to think about the historical significance of the Black Press.  In keeping with this sentiment, take a look at the Emmy Award winning documentary, The Paper Trail: 100 Years of the Chicago Defender.