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Difference of opinion

It’s been three months since Peter Canellos replaced Renée Loth as editor of the Boston Globe ’s editorial page.
Peter Canellos reinvents Globe ’s editorial page. Plus, Tom Menino’s campaign gets late-breaking help from the Banner and Herald .
By ADAM REILLY  |  November 06, 2009

Bay State Banner: Think about Boston's mayoral candidates

And then make up your own mind, because we won't tell you who to vote for. Credit the paper for disclosure, though--"intervening to assist this newspaper...
By Adam Reilly  |  October 28, 2009

Why the Banner didn't endorse for mayor

Back in July, when Boston Mayor Tom Menino arranged a $200,000 loan that allowed the endangered Bay State Banner to resume publication, Globe columnist Adrian...
By Adam Reilly  |  September 29, 2009


If there was ever any doubt that race and perception are intimately linked, the bizarre arrest of Harvard superstar Henry Louis Gates Jr. — which hit the news this past Monday — should dispel it once and for all.
Banner come back
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 24, 2009

Monday night media matters (updated: Guild votes yes!)

Apologies for the light posting the last few days; I've been visiting family in what some on the East Coast term "the Heartland." (Of course,...
By Adam Reilly  |  July 20, 2009

Who's next?

If Melvin B. Miller has his way, last week's shutdown of the Bay State Banner — the African-American-focused weekly paper Miller ran as editor and publisher for nearly half a century — won't be the end.
What the Banner 's closure means for Boston's African-Americans
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 17, 2009

Can Ogletree rescue the Banner?

Can Ogletree rescue the Banner?

 On last week's installment of Beat the Press, Emily Rooney reported that Harvard Law professor Charles Ogletree is interested in saving the Bay State Banner....
By Adam Reilly  |  July 13, 2009

More Banner: what's your definition of "out of business"?

A few minutes ago, I reported that, according to Bay State Banner publisher Melvin Miller, the Bay S...
By Adam Reilly  |  July 06, 2009

Bay State Banner not dead, just gone?

Earlier this afternoon, Ashmont Media's Joyce Linehan Tweeted that the Bay State Banner, Boston's ve...
By Adam Reilly  |  July 06, 2009