PREACH. As a former reporter for both the Chicago Sun Times and Arizona Daily Star, long retired, I hear and salute you. It was ever thus, by the way. My first job was music critic, ‘way back in the 70s. I was grateful, but aware I would have to fight for more. And I eventually got there. But I know these will be dire times for young minority journalists to be sure. Fight on, even so. Because we’re needed now more than ever. But you know that…

Award-winning former features reporter for the Chicago Sun Times and Arizona Daily Star, HuffPo contributor and author.

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