Taylor Blair is a Chicago-based aspiring multimedia journalist originally from Detroit, Michigan. Coverage interests include domestic and international politics, culture, art, and health. Taylor earned her bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Michigan State University. She is currently a graduate student at New York University’s American Journalism Online program.
September 10, 2022
Black Twitter’s Reaction to the Queen’s Death Is Rooted in Colonial History
Queen Elizabeth II died yesterday after a historic reign. As many around the world paid her tributes, others didn’t see […]
December 21, 2021
Podcast: The Ethics of AmyMek
In this Law and Ethics podcast, Roona Korde-Samos, Taylor Blair, and Paras Shah discuss the 2018 story of Huffington Post reporter Luke O'Brien exposing the identity of Amy Mekelburg, the person behind the alt right twitter handle @amymek.
December 20, 2021
Two Chicago Actors on Navigating Life During Theater Shutdowns
(CHICAGO) — Adia Alli and Sonia Goldberg are twentysomething actors in Roger’s Park, Chicago, who have worked in the performing […]
December 19, 2021
Chicago’s Magnificent Mile Crime Wave May Impact Holiday Shopping
(CHICAGO) – Downtown Chicago has seen a wave of robbery-related crime over the past few months, changing the tone of […]
December 13, 2021
Chicago Stationary and Gifts Business Owner Finds Success With eCommerce
(CHICAGO) – Changes in consumer trends have accelerated since the COVID-19 pandemic. With safety restrictions keeping Americans indoors, buyers utilizing […]