the guardian for American news (from England) / NorthwestCitizen, Editor’s Blog, John Servais

 

Sat, Feb 20, 2016, 10:12 pm  John Servais

Today the NY Times has a minuscule link from its home page to an important news article.  In the Sunday print edition tomorrow, the article will be on page 14.

You cannot find the story on most news websites – because they have ignored it. You can google it and find a few alternative and black newspapers with the story. But by the standards of United States corporate news media, it is not news.  Probably because it is awkward and about a black man. […]

Read John’s complete Editor’s Blog post on NorthwestCitizen here.


Link to the guardian article, “Albert Woodfox speaks after 43 years in solitary confinement: ‘I would not let them drive me insane'”

Link to The New York Times article, “For 45 Years in Prison, Louisiana Man Kept Calm and Held Fast to Hope”

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