In November 2020, Port Of Harlem will celebrate 25 years of publication. As we count down to our birthday, we will republish some of our most popular articles from our print issues. Thanks for subscribing and inviting others to join you in supporting our inclusive, diverse, pan-African publication - - now completely online. We originally published this article in the the Nov 2002-Apr 2003 print issue.
Barry Murray, founder and publisher of “News Dimensions,” was pro-Black and uncompromising. I wrote for Murray for many years.
Our best series centered on CVS Pharmacy’s relationship with the Black community. The investigations begin when the paper’s advertisement salesperson felt that CVS’s ad department was not supporting our voices through the Black press.