A year of activism pays off with the Laquan case, trauma...

HUNGER STRIKERS SPARKED local activism as they persuaded city officials in August to keep Dyett High School in Washington Park open. Social injustice, disparities shows...

$18K added to reward for information on missing postal worker Kierra...

By John Garcia, ABC7 News The reward money offered for information in the case of a pregnant postal worker who went missing from the South...

When a Wrestling Meet Becomes Traumatic

By now we have heard about the sickening video that went viral of a New Jersey high school wrestler having his dreadlocks cut before...

Juneteenth Reparations Hearing on H.R. 40 Puts Reparations Debate in National...

By Lauren Victoria Burke, BlackPress, NNPA Newswire Contributor “These are the vestiges of enslavement that people don’t want to deal with,” said Dr. Julianne Malveaux,...

When Black jockeys ruled the Kentucky Derby

By Erick Johnson The social event of the year has come and gone at Churchill Downs. The well-heeled from all corners of the North America continent...

Protest Ensues After Cops Confront Black Man Cleaning His Yard

The viral incident is being regarded as “Doing yard work while Black.” BY Christina Santi, Ebony A large crowd demanded that officials in Boulder, Colorado, make...

Man Climbs 15 Stories to Save Mother From Burning Building

By Michael Harriot, The Root Warning: The content of this story may cause eye sweating or the temporary loss of tear duct fluid. In West Philadelphia...

The Honorable Timothy C. Evans to keynote Men’s Day

The Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, 600 East 35th Street and the Men’s Council will have their “Men’s Day” Worship Service on Sunday, November 11...

Ford Announces 2019 Bid For Candidacy Mayor of Chicago “One Chicago,...

In a packed room with over 300 supporters at the Sankofa Cultural Arts and Business Center, 5820 W. Chicago Avenue, on Thursday, November 8,...

Do You Know The Way To Riveredge?

Music Legend Dionne Warwick To Perform Outdoor Concert In Downtown Aurora, Friday, August 1 The New 411 by Raymond Ward The one…the only…Dionne Warwick, a...