Emantic Bradford Was Shot By Police From Behind At Alabama Mall,...

The young Army veteran was leading shoppers to safety during the shooting on Thanksgiving night. By Sebastian Murdock An Alabama man who was fatally shot by...

Chicago loses a born activist and educator, Allen Smith

Longtime Chicago educator and activist Allen Smith died suddenly on November 26, 2018 in Chicago. Funeral services were held December 5 in Country Club...

Pioneering Civil Rights pastor James Bass passes

Reverend James Bass, former pastor of Chicago’s historic Mount Olive Baptist Church, passed away at the age of 98. Reverend Bass died at a...

ELECTING A BLACK MAYOR IN CHICAGO PART FOUR OF FIVE

THE ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF ELECTING CHICAGO’S FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN MAYOR This is part four of the five part seres on the origin and development of...

Prosecution in police misconduct trial rests its case as defense denied...

Crusader Staff Report The prosecution team in the police misconduct trial involving three officers rested their case Tuesday, December 4 before defense attorneys mounted an...

Another EEOC discrimination lawsuit against Rosebud

After settling a $1.9M lawsuit in 2017 for discriminating against hundreds of Black applicants, EEOC sues popular Chicago restaurant again Crusader Staff Report Rosebud Restaurants, Inc....

Services held for Walter Clark, former CTA Chairman

Financier Walter Clark died at the age of 90, on November 15, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital. His passing was announced by his family....

Mayoral candidate Bill Daley discusses veterans issues

Mayoral candidate William “Bill” Daley recently joined Vietnam Veteran Host Cliff Kelley on the America’s Heroes Group broadcast to discuss current issues with veterans...

Top Ladies of Distinction Chicago Chapter to host its annual Orchid...

To highlight Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc.’s national mission and to recognize individuals that make an impact in the community in which they serve,...

CSU President Zaldwaynaka Scott joins JB Pritzker Educational Success Committee

Committee will support and advise Governor-elect on K-12 and higher education policy areas Illinois Governor-elect J.B. Pritz- ker has named Chicago State University President Zaldwaynaka (“Z”)...