Top Five

What’s happening today in Black America? Here are the Top 5 Black headlines with a Black perspective which is often not covered by other media. It’s easy, convenient and resourceful. So sign up and see for yourself. Read the Top 5 delivered Monday – Saturday via email.  And when you land on a story take a look at our website and the other stories that may be of interest. 

Delivery: Mon-Sat


The exact digital replica of the Defender allows you to flip the pages, scan the headlines and read the stories on your device of choice, any time. This is a great opportunity to read: 1. The message from the Defender team that makes it REAL or  2. See the Black sports insight or profiles of Pro-College Sports Editor Terrance Harris and High School Sports Editor Jodie B. Jiles or 3. explore the features and in-depth issues focused on on Black area Houstonians.

Delivery: Thurs