White Man in Dallas Arrested for Assaulting a Black Woman

Video footage of the incident was shared on social media. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony A White Texas man was arrested for allegedly assaulting a Black woman...

Aaliyah’s Mother Slams ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Doc: ‘This Will Not Be...

“These lies and fabrications cannot be tolerated and allowed to be spewed from the forked tongues of saboteurs of Aaliyah’s legacy," she said in...

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,...

Chicago Twin Sisters Clear Hurdles to Become Top Doctors

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia They are sisters – twins to be correct – and both are medical doctors and were born and...

Statue of Liberty was for freed slaves

New York Times, Washington Post articles confirm what scholars already knew Crusader Staff Report It’s one of America’s most famous icons that has welcomed millions of immigrants...

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Looks To Tax, Fee Hikes For $41.5B Capital...

By Dave McKinney and Tony Arnold, WBEZ Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Friday proposed a $41.5 billion infrastructure package reliant on hikes in gasoline taxes,...

Our time has finally come

For the last four years, Chicago’s Black community has been deceived, betrayed, humiliated and ignored under the city’s leadership. As glistening skyscrapers sprang up...

“Widows,” shot at Parkway Gardens and Daley’s restaurant debuts this weekend

Chicago action-thriller with Viola Davis expected to draw big crowds Crusader Staff Report The long wait is finally over. “Widows,” a Chicago action-thriller that includes scenes at...

Leading Chicago pastor set to pass the torch

Charles Jenkins, Senior Pastor of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, to retire at the end of 2019. Charles Jenkins, Senior Pastor of Fellowship Missionary...

WARNING: Marijuana Is Still Illegal In Illinois

Governor Pritzker recently signed the Recreational Marijuana Bill. It is important to note that recreational marijuana will continue to be illegal unless you have...