Future at Work Summit by Leaders Up draws 500 job seekers

300 offers made on the spot at Malcolm X College Nonprofit talent development accelerator LeadersUp drew some 500 job seekers to its annual Future at...

The DuSable Museum presents a celebration of jazz photographer Art Kane

The DuSable Museum of African American History will present a celebration of the release of “Art Kane: Harlem 1958,” a new book which marks...

Harvard Sued For Allegedly Profiting From Early Photos Of Slaves

Tamara Lanier of Connecticut is suing the Ivy League school for “wrongful seizure, possession and expropriation” of photos taken of her ancestors for a...

Obama Paintings Brought 1 Million More Visitors To National Portrait Gallery

The Smithsonian museum saw a record 2.3 million visitors in 2018, the year the Obama portraits went up. By Sanjana Karanth, Huffington Post Former President Barack...

Mississippi’s Emmett Till Memorial To Be Replaced With Bulletproof Sign

The sign stands along the Tallahatchie River where Emmett Till’s body was discovered. By Camille Augustin, VIBE After the vandalization of an Emmett Till memorial sign...

Verdict delayed in police misconduct trial

Judge to give verdict January 15 Crusader Staff Report Cook County Associate Judge Domenica Stephenson has delayed giving her verdict on the police misconduct trial involving...

Change the World – The Rise of Technology & Innovation Symposium

Every major technology giant from Google, Facebook, Salesforce, Linkedin, Microsoft, Apple, Tesla, Amazon, etc., have all claimed that their platforms have changed the world....

New cellphone video shows what Sandra Bland saw during arrest by...

The family of Sandra Bland — who died in a Waller County jail cell — is calling for a re-opening of the criminal investigation...

‘Matchmaker’ is a good name for Veteran Business Project

Lynn Lowder Veteran co-founder and co-CEO of Veteran Business Project  WVON’s America’s Heroes Group weekly talk show on August 24, included two pro-veteran friends, Lynn Lowder,...

Netflix is Raising Prices to a Historical Height

By Cammy Harbison, Newsweek On Tuesday, Netflix announced it will raise its prices by 13 to 18 percent for U.S. subscribers. The price hike will be...