Posts tagged "newspaper"

Why daily newspapers thrive in Lima, Peru? No Internet at home.

Why daily newspapers thrive in Lima, Peru? No Internet at home.
One good thing about not having the Internet is that people still buy the newspaper. That is what the director of El Comercio, Peru’s leading newspaper, told students and faculty from Columbia College Chicago when we visited the newsroom earlier this month. Only about 20 percent of households in Peru have Internet at home, said... Read more »

New bilingual newspaper in Back of the Yards

A new bilingual newspaper launched this month that focuses on the Back of the Yards neighborhood. It is published by the nonprofit Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council (BYNC) and the articles are written by a team of 10 high school and middle school students. “We want to bring the community together with this paper,”... Read more »