Prevent blindness study projects large increase in number of Glaucoma cases,...

Today, nearly 3 million people ages 40 and older have glaucoma, according to the Prevent Blindness “Future of Vision: Forecasting the Prevalence and Costs...

Don’t Let Small Dollar Loans Ruin Your Holidays

In this wonderful time of the year when family and friends gather in good cheer to celebrate the holidays, nearly everyone has a number...

Hillshire Brands Company Pays $4 Million to Settle Race Discrimination Suit

African American Bakery Workers Subjected to Racist Comments and Graffiti in the Worksite, Federal Agency Charged Hillshire Brands Company (formerly known as the Sara Lee...

ComEd to build $10M microgrid

Chicago Crusader staff report More power is coming to Bronzeville. ComEd is building a $10.4 million microgrid in the historic Black neighborhood, hoping to keep...

Racist email scandal roils politics

Over the past 15 months, beleaguered Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has released a steady stream of messages retrieved from a state email server...

Jocelyn Cooper Dies at 86; Helped Pave Way for First Black...

Jocelyn Cooper encouraged her husband to start The City Sun, a newspaper that took on white and black public figures alike. Credit Jill Jefferson Jocelyn...

The great André De Shields talks Gotta Dance and his long...

“Gotta Dance” After a great television production of The Wiz Live that went “new school” with a cast that included Common, Queen Latifah, and Orange...

Brother-in-law of Martin Luther King, Jr., dies

Issac Newton Farris Sr., brother-in-law of the late Martin Luther King Jr., died on Saturday. The King Center announced Farris died at his home. He...

Freddie Gray trial: Deadlocked jurors told to keep on

Jurors in William Porter trial are deadlocked (Photo CNN) Jurors considering the trial of a Baltimore police officer in Freddie Gray's death told the judge...

Free our Political Prisoners

One of the critical demands of the Reparations Movement is the release of African in America political prisoners. The issue of African in America...