Readers of the Colorado Springs Independent will find in its pages this week the second edition of Precis, a new African American publication. KRCC’s Michelle Mercer spoke with the publication’s editor and publisher about the new paper, and gathered some reactions to Precis from the local African-American community.

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The other publication mentioned in the story, the African American Voice, can be found here.


2 Responses to Precis

  1. Ellen says:

    Good to hear black voices, and so many different perspectives, on KRCC! Thanks for the story.

  2. P. Gonzales says:

    So many blacks end up here in town through the military. Middle-class and military blacks are not so likely to be interested in racial issues unless they have a church affiliation, and most local black leaders are church-based. It’s not surprising that the one black publication to cross over into mainstream media is run by ministers. We’ll see how Precis does.


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