Reverend Jesse Jackson supports lawsuit against Amazon

Fired worker says retail giant put Black workers at risk during COVID-19 pandemic Crusader Staff Report Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. is supporting a new lawsuit that...

Details sparse in New Mexico State Police killing of unarmed Black...

By Dillon Bergin Searchlight New Mexico Rodney Applewhite, 25, was driving through New Mexico recently on his way to Arizona to spend Thanksgiving with his...

Illinois looks to become the first state to end cash bail

By Patrick Forrest A new piece of legislation would make Illinois the first state in America to do away with the system of cash bail...

Activists put the squeeze on Gov. Pritzker to keep Mercy Hospital...

Multi-racial coalition demand meeting with Governor By Chinta Strausberg A coalition of healthcare workers, elected officials and civil rights activists on Tuesday, November 24 called on...

Black lawmakers silent on supporting Mike Madigan

Historic bond of veteran House speaker tested by ComEd bribery scandal By Erick Johnson For decades, Black lawmakers in the Illinois House have supported veteran House...

Florida mother shot during funeral for her teen son, who was...

By Tyler Vazquez, Florida Today Burial services for Sincere Pierce at Riverview Memorial Gardens ended abruptly Saturday afternoon when an unknown gunman fired a single shot...

Louisiana Congressman Cedric Richmond to serve as Biden’s senior advisor

Crusader Staff Report New Orleans Congressman Cedric Richmond, who once served as the leader of the Congressional Black Caucus, will be President-elect Joe Biden’s director...

NFL History: All-Black crew Officiates Monday Night Football November 23

By J. Coyden Palmer The NFL announced on November 17 that for the first time in league history, one of its games will feature an...

Oregon teen Aidan Ellison killed over loud music

Robert Keegen has been charged with murder in the shooting of an Oregon teen By Tonya Pendleton, The Grio In an eerie echo of the Jordan...

App helps Black families save instead of spending money on Black...

Goalsetter aims to narrow the wealth gap between Blacks and whites. By Christian Spencer, The Grio Black families could save money on Black Friday by...