Remember when … Milwaukee Star blazed a trail for Black weeklies in early 1960s

August 1, 2014   // 0 Comments

“Those that tell, don’t know. And those that know, won’t tell…” Ossie Davis, “Do the Right Thing” (1989) By Richard G. Carter    There was a time when Black weekly newspapers were rare in this city. In the post-war 1940s, the weekly Milwaukee Globe -- published by my late father Sanford Carter, Vincent Bevenue, Lawrence Saunders and John Williams -- was one of the first.    Located on...

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