Bitcoin Is Financial Freedom for Black America Part 2

5 Ways to Take Our Power Back Harry C. Alford III During the years between 1900 to 1930, we entered what historian Juliette Walker called the...

Two Florida officials fired for erasing faces of Black firefighters from...

“It’s a huge racial insult. For them to unilaterally take this and decide to not only remove her face but to whitewash the face,...

Chicago ticketing enforcement resumes normal operations July 1

ABC7 The City of Chicago will ramp up normal enforcement of certain vehicle violations that were temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Ticket enforcement will...

Cunningham highlights relief package for ComEd customers

State Senator Bill Cunningham is encouraging Illinois families to take advantage of a new support package from ComEd and the Illinois Commerce Commission to...

Perspectives on Progress: Legislation needed to force race conversations

Suburban lawmaker says more resources needed in Black communities By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois jnowicki@capitolnewsillinois.com For veteran state Rep. Will Davis, D-Hazel Crest, filing legislation is often...

Nelly and Darius Rucker join Brad Paisley’s Live Nation’s first ever...

Multi-City live music tailgating experience debuts July 10-12 Tickets on sale at Live Nation recently announced their first ever U.S. drive-in concert series — LIVE FROM...

Bodycam Footage Shows Night Eddie Johnson Was Found Slumped Behind Wheel...

NBC The city of Chicago has released body camera footage and other documentation related to the night former police Supt. Eddie Johnson was found slumped...

Charges filed against staff at facility where Michigan teen died after...

By Mark Hicks, The Detroit News Charges have been filed against three staff members of a youth services facility in Kalamazoo where a teen died after being...

Illinois’ cap on gathering size is akin to building occupancy rules,...

By REBECCA ANZEL Capitol News Illinois ranzel@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — State regulation of the number of people allowed at gatherings does not violate Illinoisans’ First Amendment rights, the...

Rayshard Brooks Memorialized At Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church 

Family, friends, dignitaries, elected officials and community leaders gathered today to remember the life of Rayshard Brooks at Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church. The 27-year-old African-American...