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Newstips, Community Media Workshop
Curtis Black is a Chicago writer and musician. He edited Haymarket, a progressive monthly newspaper, from 1981 to 1986, and reported on Chicago news and politics for the (U.S. weekly) Guardian from 1985 to 1992. His byline has appeared in the Chicago Daily Defender, Chicago Reader, In These Times, and Time Magazine. He has produced Newstips at the Community Media Workshop since 1998.