Empowering Older Adults During a Pandemic

On Thursday, April 1st, join UChicago Medicine & Community Partners for a Virtual Community Grand Rounds about empowering older adults during a pandemic. Come have a...

Illinois Tollway Constructionworks program launches across Northern Illinois

Access to training, apprenticeships and careers within skilled construction trades offered through the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership A few years ago, during a panel discussion...

HUNGRY FOR SANITY – NO MORE TRUMP

By Julianne Malveaux Have you ever been hungry? Not the missed-a-meal, wanna overeat hungry, but the stomach-churning, bout to steal a loaf of bread hungry....

In Memoriam Creator of ‘Under the Picasso’ Rose Farina remembered

Rose Farina, longtime director of Programs and Exhibits at the Richard J. Daley Center in Downtown Chicago, who created the weekday “Under the Picasso”...

Kanye West Reaffirms His Support of Trump in His First Tweets...

By Ashley Iasimone, MSN Kanye West took to Twitter on New Year's Day to make it clear where he stands politically in 2019. "Trump all day," he wrote,...

Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. to host one-on-one with Senator Elizabeth...

The Town Hall meeting can be viewed live on Facebook and Youtube (search for the Rainbow PUSH Coalition page. It will be streaming live)   Chicago,...

Why the 2020 Census count matters to the military

By U.S. Census Bureau America Counts Staff For cities and states across the country, active duty military, veterans and their families are an important part...

Illinois Assembly earns a ‘D’ on scorecard

House Speaker Mike Madigan also earns a ‘D’ while Black lawmakers earn top marks Crusader Staff Report Illinois’ 100th Assembly earned a ‘D’ for failing to...

Ald. Hairston re-elected after long runoff race

Crusader Staff Report Alderman Leslie Hairston (5th Ward) was re-elected to a 6th term this week after a long runoff election that ended two weeks...

Hunter appointed co-chair of Kidney Disease Task Force

Commits to meaningful investments to close racial disparities in kidney health State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago) has been appointed co-chair of the Kidney Disease Prevention...