July 24, 2017
But the so-called ethnic press has always been aimed at "immigrant groups and minorities who are feeling political and financial pressure, or not feeling welcome," says Kent Wilkinson, director of the Harris Institute for Hispanic and International Communication at Texas Tech University. Current "heightened concerns in the community" have led Spanish-language news outlets to cover immigration even more closely, Wilkinson says.
And a closer look at English-language news can lead to a different interpretation of what constitutes advocacy.
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