A clip is revisited as people protest police brutality across the world. By Royce Dunmore, NewsOne A traffic stop made by a Virginia State trooper in 2019 has caused outrage as video footage from the encounter shows him violently snatching a Black driver from his vehicle. According to WWBT, officer Charles Hewitt...
The “London patient” case gives doctors hope that they might soon find a cure for AIDS. By Sanjana Karanth, Huffington Post Doctors said a London man with HIV has become the second known adult in the world to be apparently cleared of the infection since the global epidemic began decades ago,...
Because the safety of the community, our visitors, volunteers, and staff is of vital importance to the DuSable Museum of African American History, the Museum closed and will remain closed through March 31, 2020. All public events and facility rentals will be rescheduled. Although there has been no known incidence of COVID-19...
By Brakkton Booker, NPR The Monday Night Football matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Los Angeles Rams made history, but it had nothing to do with the two teams vying for playoff seeding. For the first time, the league assembled an all-Black officiating crew, led by Jerome Boger, a 17-year...
A recent study has found that at least 17 million voters nationwide were purged between 2016 and 2018. The study was conducted by The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, which used data from the federal Election Assistance Commission (EAC). The study found that between 2016 and...
RNs say closure will exacerbate high infant mortality and maternal morbidity rates Registered nurses, doctors, and health care workers are convening a town hall meeting on Friday, June 21 to alert the public to growing maternal and infant public health concerns if Jackson Park Hospital closes its OB-GYN services in...
By Natacha Larnaud, CBS News The first batch of stimulus payments promised to American taxpayers amid the coronavirus pandemic were direct deposited on Saturday, the Internal Revenue Service said. "We know many people are anxious to get their payments; we'll continue issuing them as fast as we can," the agency tweeted...
By Rebecca Alter, Vulture Chicago-based R&B singer Jeremih has been hospitalized due to the coronavirus, TMZ reports. Jeremih is in the ICU on a breathing ventilator, sources confirmed to the outlet on Saturday, November 14. On Saturday, rapper and producer Hitmaka posted a photo of Jeremih to his Instagram with...
By Jeremy Diamond, Laura Jarrett and Kevin Liptak, CNN Deeming congressional rejection of his border national emergency "reckless" and "dangerous", President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency Friday, insisting the situation on the southern frontier amounted to a threat to Americans' safety. "Congress has the freedom to pass...

An iconic mural destroyed

Building on Broadway that featured mural of Gary’s Jackson family demolished Crusader Staff Report To some, it was gone too soon. To many, it was time for the mural to beat it. The massive iconic mural on a vacant building on Broadway featuring Gary’s Jackson Five, last week was demolished after...