Veteran Journalist George Wilson Remembered By Friends And Colleagues
Veteran Journalist George Wilson Remembered by Friends and Colleagues
Veteran AFRO journalist George Wilson died at Washington Hospital Center March 17. (Courtesy photo)
On March 26, in Washington, DC, friends, colleagues and family gathered to celebrate the life of veteran journalist George Wilson. Wilson covered politics from Capitol Hill for over two decades. Wilson died on March 17 at 70. In 2013, Wilson suffered a stroke that sidelined him from the career he loved.
But in the years before that, Wilson established himself as an authority on Black politics national and international. Wilson’s memorable voice was heard on American Urban Radio Networks, WHUR, National Black Network, Sheridan Broadcasting and Sirius XM radio. Wilson …