Black Leaders Push for Fair 2020 Census Count

By James Wright, Washington Informer Leaders of numerous African American organizations recently convened in the District to deal with the upcoming 2020 census that could...

Chicago ‘L’ platform performer nominated for Chicago Music Award

By Paul Meincke, ABC7 News You may have seen this young street musician perform, making his violin sing above the noise and commotion of the...

By Erick Johnson It’s an important piece of Black history that’s now a deteriorating relic of Gary’s past. For the last five months, Gary’s storied...

Philadelphia Police Department takes 72 officers off street amid probe into...

By Chris Palmer, the Philadelphia Inquirer The Philadelphia Police Department has taken 72 officers off street duty as it continues to investigate scores of racist...

Juneteenth Reparations Hearing on H.R. 40 Puts Reparations Debate in National...

By Lauren Victoria Burke, BlackPress, NNPA Newswire Contributor “These are the vestiges of enslavement that people don’t want to deal with,” said Dr. Julianne Malveaux,...

Gary brothers team to launch aggressive media plans

By Vernon A. Williams Watch out Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, You Tube TV and myriad platforms that dominate the media landscape. Brothers Greg and Mel...

Real Men Cook is about ‘Real Men” not just about cooking

For the fourth year in a row the spotlight was on men as they came together with family and friends from all over Gary...

WEBB EVANS SAID MIND YOUR OWN (BLACK) BUSINESS!

Several reports released recently and circulated by members of the Black community in America paint a very dismal picture of the economic plight of...

Cory Booker Unveils Plan To Free Thousands Of Federal Prisoners

The 2020 presidential candidate’s Restoring Justice Initiative would aim to free federal prisoners “serving unjust and excessive sentences.” By Jenavieve Hatch and Ryan J. Reilly,...

Chicago Crusader prepares to host journalism interns

Crusader Staff Report In two weeks, three aspiring future professional journalists will hit the streets and press conferences in Chicago as interns of the Chicago...