Residents want to obtain Peddler’s license to sell legal cannabis on...

Saying they have years, and, in some cases, decades of experience selling marijuana, a group of Black citizens say they cannot wait on delayed...

Largest gift in Howard University history to fund science and technology

By Lauren Lumpkin, The Washington Post A $10 million gift — the largest in Howard University’s roughly 150-year history — will allow the school to...

Mattel Reaches Out to 9-Year-Old Fashion Designer

By Selena Hill, Black Enterprise Nine-year-old Nevaeh Woods of Macomb County, Michigan, is one step closer to realizing her dreams of becoming a fashion designer. Woods...

Rev. Jesse Jackson launches relief drive for pastor of burned out...

By Chinta Strausberg Touched by the burning down of the Roseland Beacon Light Ministries Church on Dr. King’s official birthday, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. announced Wednesday,...

License to Work Act to allow licenses to be Reinstated

Driver’s license suspension for non-moving violations ends in July 2020 Governor JB Pritzker signed the License to Work Act, which eliminates driver’s license suspensions for...

WOODSON AND EDUCATION

On Friday, January 31, 2020, the Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies (CCICS) and the Black United Fund of Illinois (BUFI) are proudly sponsoring...

WHAT IF…?

Today the world is in a state of crisis. Certainly, in years past, things have been bad. The difference is that today more of...

Foxx gains more endorsements for re-election

Crusader Staff Report Kim Foxx has received several endorsements in her re-election campaign as Cook County State’s Attorney. United Working Families, Real Justice PAC, the Chicago...

Texas Teen Won’t Be Able to Graduate Unless He Cuts His...

By Silke Jasso, Rare A school district in Texas that “touts its excellence” has now been accused of racism. The school is embroiled in controversy...

He got a settlement from a race discrimination lawsuit. TCF Bank...

By Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press via USA Today Sauntore Thomas is reeling from a one-two punch. First, the Detroiter sued his employer alleging racial discrimination in a lawsuit...