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Vernon Whitmore, the publisher of the Globe Newspaper Group, looks over a recent edition in his Richmond office. The Globe is just about the only minority-owned publication on the racks in Richmond. Photo by Ian A. Stewart.

Lack of ethnic press speaks volumes in Richmond

Despite a population that's almost two-thirds non-white, Richmond has very little in the way of an ethnic press. Media professionals and analysts discuss the ramifications of its absence in a town like Richmond.