A veteran black journalist on covering America, from the civil rights movement to today

Paul Delaney was the only black student in his graduating class at Ohio State University’s journalism school in 1958. He applied to 50 daily newspapers and received 50 rejection letters. He was finally hired by black-owned Atlanta Daily World in 1959 and was in the city when the modern Civil…

Miylah Ashanté

I am a Haitian-Jamaican, Canadian-American writer and photographer based in Brooklyn, NY.

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