On this episode, we salute and interview Donnell Suggs, editor-in-chief of The Atlanta Voicewhich is the longest running and only Black newspaper in Atlanta.

 Donnell has covered business, features, real estate, religion, and sports during his time in the industry. He’s a native of Brooklyn N.Y.

 He talked about his time as a New York City police officer and why he decided he wanted to become a full-time journalist. He explained why he loved print journalism so much, what makes The Atlanta Voice an important newspaper in 2022, and how he tries to make the paper’s coverage distinct.

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