Chicago Police commander acquitted in gun-in-mouth case

Glenn Evans, a Chicago police commander, center, left Cook County Criminal Court after being found not guilty. Credit Nathan Weber for The New York...

Prada Rolls Out Sambo Style Figures and Black Twitter Rolls Over...

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor Prada S.p.A., a world renown Italian fashion house based in Milan, Italy and founded in 1913 by Mario...

The Marine Corps relaxes hairstyle standards for Black female soldiers

Photo by military.com When a controversy erupted over Black female Marine’s hairstyles last year, some observers thought Black women in the military were asking for...

A REPARATIONS HISTORICAL OVERVIEW

It is important that we have a historical perspective that fuels the current mass phase of the Reparations Movement at this hour in history. The...

Grant to create “Smart Roads” announced by Congresswoman Robin Kelly

Congresswoman Robin Kelly recently announced the Chicago Southland Economic Development Corporation has been awarded a $60,700 federal grant to plan an applied research center...

25th Pastoral Anniversary for Pastor Olivia Johnson  

Pastor Olivia Johnson of Generational Blessings Family Worship Center, located inChicago Heights, Illinois, will be celebrating 25 years in the pastorate on Sunday, March 31,...

Sweet smell of Rose turns sour as star traded to New...

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader On the same day when one million people gathered to pay homage to their hometown hero LeBron James in Cleveland...

Disney Dreamers from Portage Indiana and Highland Park arrive in Orlando

High School Students Can Apply Now For 2020 By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. For the 12th year, Walt Disney World Resort, along with Steve Harvey and...

THE HAROLD WASHINGTON CAMPAIGN – A FIVE PART SERIES

The Origin and Development of Chicago's First African American Mayor (PART ONE OF FIVE) This is part one of a five part series on the origin...