Emanuel Cleaver Calls Out Congress, Then Walks: ‘I Abandon The Chair’

The Democrat from Missouri is fed up with the lack of civility on both sides. By Ed Mazza, Huffington Post A Democratic lawmaker decried the lack...

 Regulatory rollback on student loans takes away borrower protections

By Charlene Crowell Every Fourth of July celebrates this nation’s founding. But this year, only a few days before the annual freedom celebration was held, an...

P&G ADDRESSES RACIAL BIAS WITH NEW FILM “THE LOOK”

Campaign, Website Seek to Build Empathy and Connection through Focus on Bias as Experienced by Black Men in America The New 411, By Raymond Ward Continuing...

‘Atomic Veterans’ can apply for Honor Certificate

By Terri Moon Cronk, Defense.gov Veterans who were exposed to radiation in the military between 1945 and 1992 are eligible to apply for the newly...

Cory Booker Wants Prisoners’ Sentences To Get ‘Second Look’ After 10...

The presidential contender is introducing a bill that also pushes for federal inmates over age 50 to be considered for release. By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman, Huffington...

Democratic congresswomen dismiss Trump’s “blatantly racist attack” as a distraction

By Camilo Montoya-Galvez, CBS News Standing side by side, the four Democratic congresswomen of color who were targeted in a racist tirade by President Trump...

$300,000 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpot Won!

If you bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket in Chicago, you may want to check it right away! A grocery store in Chicago sold a...

Los Angeles Beats Chicago in All Star game between public schools

By Elae C. Hill Last week, July 11th on the University Of Illinois at Chicago, at the Les Miller Field at Curtis Granderson Stadium, a...

Interns start at the Crusader

By Erick Johnson Breakfast at Daley’s. A press conference with Lori Lightfoot at City Hall. A trip to Barack Obama’s mansion and Rainbow PUSH headquarters...

Media firm among nation’s largest Black-owned businesses 

This week Howard Stirk Holdings (HSH) debuted on the Black Enterprise 100 list. HSH, wholly owned and operated by media mogul Armstrong Williams, occupies...