Joseph Hayden explains to the New York Times what helped motivate him to start Still Here Harlem Productions, a news organization covering “every aspect of the community life of the marginalized and voiceless in Harlem:”

During last year’s presidential campaign, he said, he “stayed virtually in a state of rage because the mainstream media. They talked with such arrogance and such certitude about what the American people felt.”
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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.