Pfleger: “Operation Shutdown” not about the Ryan. It’s about violence!

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Father Michael L. Pfleger Tuesday said threats of arrests by the Illinois State Police (ISP) will not deter or intimidate...

IVI-IPO dinner features historic mayoral forum

The Independent Voters of Illinois - Independent Precinct Organization (IVI-IPO) will hold its annual Independents’ Day Dinner Thursday, July 19 at the Ukrainian Cultural...

Black Press set to hold annual convention in Virginia

Crusader Staff Report Black publishers and journalists from around the country are preparing to travel to Norfolk, VA to attend the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s...

Dorothy Brown kicks off citywide ‘Listening Tour’

When Dorothy Brown announced her candidacy for Mayor of the city of Chicago this April, she wasn’t offering the residents of the city politics...

Funeral for son of Minister Louis Farrakhan June 8 in Chicago

By The Final Call and The Chicago Crusader The funeral, or janazah, service for the son of Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan will be...

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund to Host 47th...

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition (RPC), in conjunction with the Citizenship Education Fund, presents its 47th Annual International Convention, “Make America Fair and Equal: 2018...

Heroes in the Hood celebrates its 25th annual awards

The Heroes in the Hood ceremony was held May 21 at the DuSable Museum of African American History. The celebration began with a reception...

Heroes in the Hood: Phillip Jackson to be honored on program’s...

Crusader Staff Report Phillip Jackson is a crusader who just won’t quit. While Black America has cooled after the arrest of two Black men at...

Lake County elections on Tuesday

First District Lake County Commissioner Kyle Allen has announced his official endorsement of Mike A. Brown for Lake County Sheriff. Releasing a brief video...

Dorothy Brown to make candidacy announcement

April 22nd announcement to be held at Chicago Hilton & Towers Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown will make an announcement whether to run...