Tuesday, January 26, 2021
By Amir Vera, CNN After taking heat for a few days, rapper Ice Cube spoke to CNN on Friday to set the record straight on why he was working with President Donald Trump. Cube spoke mostly with Chris Cuomo about his "Contract With Black America," a plan he released earlier this...
By Sarah Schulte, Ravi Baichwal and ABC7 Chicago Digital Team In the Cook County State's Attorney's race, incumbent Kim Foxx declared victory Tuesday night after Republican challenger Patrick O'Brien called her to concede. "I received a call from Judge O'Brien congratulating me on tonight's victory," Foxx said. "I want to thank...
Crusader analyses show how Black wards voted in various races By Erick Johnson Businessman Willie Wilson, once a rising star in the Black community, lost all 18 Black wards in a crushing defeat to Senator Dick Durbin in Tuesday’s General Election, according to the Crusader analysis of results released from the...
By Stephen Collinson, CNN President Donald Trump's demand for vote counting to stop in an election that is still undecided may have been his most extreme and dangerous assault on the institutions of democracy yet in a presidency replete with them. Trump appeared in the East Room of the White House...
By Dave Boucher, Kevin McCoy, Kevin Johnson, Detroit Free Press The Trump campaign announced Wednesday it is pursuing court actions to stop ballot counting in Michigan and Pennsylvania, and to prevent the counting of absentee ballots in Georgia that it claims arrived after an Election Day deadline. Launching a multi-state legal battle to secure a...
The president-elect castigated the president with a ferociousness not seen since Election Day. By Rebecca Shabad, Dareh Gregorian and Dartunorro Clark, NBC News President-elect Joe Biden on Monday gave his most scathing indictment yet of the attempts by President Donald Trump and his allies to overturn November's election, hours after the...
Crusader Staff Report Blacks across the country are celebrating President-elect Biden’s victory and the historic achievement of Kamala Harris as the first woman to be elected as U.S. vice president. As a Howard University graduate, Harris’s ascension has boosted pride and renewed interest in HBCU schools and the Black Alpha Kappa...
Crusader Staff Report The start date for Early Voting for the General Election in November has been changed to Thursday, October 1, according to the Chicago Board of Elections. Early voting begins at the Loop Super Site at 191 N. Clark St. in Chicago. There will also be a secured drop...
Congresswoman Maxine Waters gave a very strong message to Black voters who are considering voting for President Trump: “Any of them showing their face, I will never ever forgive them for undermining the possibility to help their own people and their own communities.” Speaking with SiriusXM host Joe Madison,...
Trump files lawsuits to stop counting of ballots in presidential race By Erick Johnson After an evening of gloom, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden moved closer to victory after flipping several key swing states in a dramatic comeback that gave the former vice president numerous paths to defeating President Donald Trump...