Where have all the black digital publishers gone?

The local-news funding surge has bypassed ethnic media

Illustrations by Daniel Fishel

This post will be published on May 13, 2016.

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Glenn H. Burkins is editor and publisher of Qcitymetro.com, a website he launched in 2008 to provide news and information to African-American readers in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has worked at The Charlotte Observer, The Wall Street Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and St. Petersburg Times.