Mental Health Stigma Still Affecting African Americans

The NNPA is taking a closer look at the stigma of mental illness in the African American community. This is the first in a...

REMEMBERING PATRICE LUMUMBA

We should remember to lift the spirit of some of our great ancestors who made significant contributions to the African Liberation Movement. July 2...

MEHARRY’S JUUL GRANT IS GOOD NEWS

By Julianne Malveaux Should Meharry Medical College, a Historically Black College (HBCU) established in 1876 in Nashville, have accepted $7.5 million from Juul Labs, the...

Family of Nelson Mandela launching production company Mandela Media

The company will focus on creating important content for the masses. By Cortney Wills, The Grio The family of Nelson Mandela is looking to honor his...

First Black African Headed To Space Dies In A Motorcycle Accident

Mandla Maseko was affectionately known as "Afronaut." He was 30 years old. By Shenequa Golding, VIBE Mandla Maseko was going to make history and become the...

Kristin Davis Tearfully Describes Racism Aimed At Her Black Daughter

The “Sex and the City” actress confronted her white privilege with Jada Pinkett Smith on “Red Table Talk.” By Ron Dicker, Huffington Post It didn’t take...

Mayor Lightfoot And The Department Of Water Management Announce The City...

Drinking water remains safe and City encourages residents with water meters to opt for free in-home water testing and free filters pending further study Mayor...

ILLINOIS LOTTERY RELAUNCHES LOTERÍA INSTANT TICKET

Ticket inspired by beloved Mexican game offers $50,000 top prize The Illinois Lottery has relaunched the popular Lotería instant ticket, which features a top...

Mayor Lightfoot And Superintendent Johnson Congratulate 294 New And Promoted Officers...

196 graduating officers and 98 newly-promoted Chiefs, Deputy Chiefs, Commanders, Lieutenants, Sergeants and Evidence Technicians Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and Chicago Police Department (CPD) Superintendent...

Community Programs Accelerator Accepting Applications Through July 26

The Community Programs Accelerator at the University of Chicago is now accepting applications for its 2020 program cycle. An initiative of the Office of...