In modern America there are variety of sources and informative places where an individual can get accurate news of African American.
These sources are critical for the study of American history and African-American culture, history, politics and arts. These sources include:
Los Angeles Sentinel
People’s voice weekly
These newspapers provide researchers with information that was excluded in mainstream sources. In addition, these newspapers offer different kinds of programming, stories or other issues as discussed below:
Chicago Defender (1910-1975)
It’s the leading African-American newspaper.
It was founded in 1905
It was crucial paper for the colored or negro press
It played a major role in influencing movement of African Americans from southern rural to urban North.
Have more than two thirds of its readers outside Chicago
Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005)
It was founded in 1933
It’s the oldest and biggest black newspaper in western United States.
It had reached about 124,000 readers by 2004.
It focuses on articles of improving marketing and increasing subscriptions.
It’s owned by United States
Founded in 1938 by Percy Greene
It talks against injustices and accomplishments by African Americans.
It has received numerous awards about 68 years ago.
It encompasses events in the African-American Community
It is the major daily newspaper in the metropolitan area of Atlanta, Georgia and America.
It was first published by Cox Enterprises
It is the combination of Atlanta Journal and Atlanta constitution