11 Black aldermen voted for Lincoln Yards plan

Lightfoot flops on proposal that has drawn a lawsuit to block $900 million in TIF Funds By Erick Johnson Most of Chicago’s Black aldermen voted in...

$1,050,000 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpot Won in Berwyn!

If you bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket in Berwyn, you may want to check it right away! A grocery store in Berwyn sold a...

White women in Louisville line up to form human shield to...

A viral image shows the human shield blocking the Louisville Metro Police from getting to Black demonstrators By Nicole Duncan, The Grio Injustice and discrimination tend...

Ford Disappointed After Chicago Party

Illinois State Representative La Shawn K. Ford (D-CH) is calling on everyone to reframe from violating the governor’s order to at stay in place...

Why was Dr. Terry Mason Fired?

Preckwinkle blasted in Black community for the termination of Cook County's top doctor and the  closing of the emergency room of Provident Hospital during...

We lost them to COVID-19

They are loved ones, not statistics Editor's Note: This story is constantly updated with information on lost loved ones. By Erick Johnson They were high ranking police...

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...

67 Dead in South Shore From COVID-19

COVID-19 fatalities highest than any Chicago neighborhood, Black or white By Erick Johnson Sixty seven people in South Shore have died from COVID-19, more than...

Foxx’s opponent gets additional $650,000 donation from billionaire father

Foxx outraised as opponent Bill Conway raises $701,600 in one week Crusader Staff Report Democratic candidate for Cook County State’s Attorney Bill Conway received an additional...

Cook County property reassessment to include COVID-19 considerations

By Crusader Staff Reporter The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting every walk of life—both globally and within the United States. As a result, in Cook County,...