Chicago Defender hosts 110th anniversary party

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Friday, July 24, 2015
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Chicago Defender celebrated its 110th anniversary Thursday night with a party at the South Shore Cultural Center.

Since the newspaper's founding in 1905, it has been a platform to denounce racism.

It was a major force in the Great Migration of African Americans from the South to the Midwest.