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December 8, 2017
Pruitt quits but who will replace her?
By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader After years of frustration as head of Gary schools, Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt resigned Nov. 28,...Read more
Monumental mural by Black artist unveiled by city officials
The New 411 By Raymond Ward, Chicago Crusader Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special...Read more
CPS students receive honors for painting history
The 9th Ward Artists’ Mural Program was launched in December 2016 by 9th Ward Alderman Anthony Beale. Rahmaan Statik, whose...Read more
GET READY FOR KWANZAA 2017
Dr. Conrad Worrill, Chicago Crusader In the wake of the rising re-emergence of the Black Student Movement in America, it...Read more
Is Secretary DeVos Delaying or Denying Student Loan Protections?
By Charlene Crowell In case you haven’t yet heard, Richard Cordray, the first-ever Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau...Read more