Listen In, Lubbock: The Texas Observer survives near-closure in a win for journalism
Staff at The Texas Observer were blindsided in March when a news story revealed the magazine would close and cease publication. Then, an emergency appeal to help staff raised over $300,000 in just a few days. The magazine lives on.
Now, how do they turn that support into sustainability?
Gabriel Arana, The Texas Observer
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