Prayers and Petitions Call for Payday Loan Rule Enactment

Clergy Pray in Protest at Trump Doral While 130-Member Coalition Petitions CFPB By Charlene Crowell Every year the payday lending industry convenes in an effort to further...

CSU president named one of Chicago’s most powerful women

The President of Chicago State University (CSU), Zaldwaynaka “Z “Scott, was recently named one of Chicago’s Most Powerful Women by Crain’s Chicago Business. Recognized for...

The Women of Red Table Talk Are on the 1st Digital...

By Maiysha Kai, The Glow Up There’s a famous holiday song called “We Three Kings,” but three queens are featured on Harper’s Bazaar’s first digital cover,...

This Congress Is The Most Diverse Ever

From the first Muslim women to a historic number of Black members, the 116th Congress breaks barriers for representation. By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman, Huffington Post The 116th...

Judge referred to anger-management counseling

Pursuant to action taken Monday by the Executive Committee of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Circuit Judge William H. Hooks has been referred...

Cosby Attorneys List 11 Problematic Rulings for Appeals Court

Crusader Staff Report Bill Cosby’s attorneys are confident that there are significant legal (and more importantly, appealable) issues stemming from his trial last spring on...

Greater Chicago Food Depository, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Feeding America Launch...

Campaign to Combat Hunger in Chicago There are more than 630,000 food insecure people in Cook County, according to Feeding America’s Food Map, while one...

LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH OF CHICAGO Honors the life and legacy...

The Community Renewal Society (CRS) & Chicago Faith Leaders 10th Annual MLK Faith in Action Assembly and Mayoral Candidate Forum Community leaders and member congregations of...

Black films among Library of Congress’ National Film Registry’s 25 best

By Elaine Hegwood-Bowen, M.S.J. The Library of Congress’ National Film Registry recently celebrated its 30th anniversary. A forbidden love affair, the ravages of alcoholism, an...

Rapper T.I.-Backed Startup Launches Free Mobile Service for Low-Income Communities

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise Moolah Mobile, a service that turns Android devices into native advertising platforms, partnered with SurgePhone Wireless to launch the first free wireless...