Challenging Borders, Boundaries, and Barriers

The Illinois Committee on Black Concerns in Higher Education (ICBCHE) recently took note of the unprecedented number of African American women leading higher education...

NEVER A LOVELY SO REAL: PHOTOGRAPHY AND FILM IN CHICAGO, 1950–1980

 Art Institute of Chicago Presents Powerful and Rarely Seen Projects That Explore Chicago Neighborhoods in Post-War Decades From May 12 to October 28, 2018, the...

UAW Leader on Civil Rights and Black Labor

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Much is known about many aspects of the history of the civil rights movement in America. However, the...

Polished Pebbles Girls Mentoring Program Honors Men In Celebration of Day...

#Realmen   #Investingirls The 7th annual International Day of the Girl is Thursday, October 11. In recognition of this global celebration, Polished Pebbles Girls Mentoring...

‘The Death Of The Angry Black Woman’ Invites Self-Reflection

Book Helps Women Learn How To Bury Their Anger And Embrace A New Self   Charlotte pastor and face of the popular Car Chronicles Movement, Jameliah...

Major Anti-Bullying Conference and Youth Peace Rally Planned at CSU Nov. 2

In a major move to combat bullying and violence, a one-day Anti-Bullying Conference and Youth Peace rally will be held at Chicago State University (CSU) on November 2nd,...

A TALE OF TWO MEN AND TWO WOMEN

The United States has been philosophically turned upside down during recent weeks. Two very high-profile men have been accused of sexual misconduct by an...

GUILTY!

By Erick Johnson Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke was found guilty of second-degree murder Friday, October 4 by a jury at the Leighton Criminal...

21st Annual Chicago Football Classic creates winners

Morehouse wins with a Hail Mary victory in the final seconds against the Golden Bears Millions pledged to support HBCU education at CFC This year’s...

Chicago waits for verdict in Jason Van Dyke Trial

Chicago Police Department adds 4,000 officers to help patrol city Crusader staff report Jurors on Thursday, October 4 began deliberating after both sides in the Jason...