New Website Helps Diners Find Black-Owned Restaurants

By Lisa Fitch, Our Weekly News Los Angeles Contributor More than 2,000 Black-owned eateries are featured on the new internet-based restaurant locator eatblackowned.com, which launched...

CPS Proposes $7.7B for new school year

Crusader Staff  Report While students prepare to go back to school September 3, officials at Chicago Public Schools have begun holding community meetings on the...

Congressional Black Caucus – Warriors or Wimps?

Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford & Kay DeBow Let us start this by looking at the stated goals of the Congressional Black Caucus. According to...

California becomes first state to ban discrimination against natural hair

CBS News A new law recently signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom makes California the first state to ban discrimination against Black students and employees over...

Rosa Parks And Sally Ride Are Getting Their Very Own Barbies

Mattel is honoring the two historic icons as part of its Inspiring Women series. By Alanna Vagianos, Huffington Post Kids around the world will be able...

Florida Man Who Fatally Shot Black Man During Parking Dispute Found...

A jury convicted Michael Drejka of manslaughter in the shooting death of Markeis McGlockton outside a Clearwater convenience store. BY Hayley Miller, Huffington Post A white...

The lost story of John H. Johnson’s Empire

New book about Johnson Publishing Company a refreshing look about a family dynasty By Erick Johnson It was the house that John H. Johnson built. Today,...

5th Annual Taste of Vegan 2019

The 5th Annual Taste of Vegan Festival is a FREE celebration of good food, healthy communities, and life itself! Join the event for a fun...

Shedd After Hours

Shedd After Hours is a time for adults 21+ to relax, take in spectacular skyline views and meet awesome aquatic animals from beluga whales...

NextLevel Health’s 2nd Annual Community Health Festival

Come for the NextLevel Health's 2nd Annual Complete Health Festival on Saturday, August 24, 2019, from 11am-3pm. The Complete Health Festival will take place...