John Carlos’ fist changes the Olympics forever

By Hermene Hartman  Dr. Conrad Worrill is a retired educator. He is the former Director and professor of the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City...

Public League continues Basketball domination at State Tournament

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader With another girl’s and boy’s high school basketball season in the books, the Chicago Public League continues its tradition of...

Student athletes raise money for pediatric cancer research

Music and laughter filled the Fitness and Recreation Center at Purdue University Northwest as student athletes played their favorite sports to raise money for...

Stars back #ImWithKap ahead of Super Bowl

As the hours to Super Bowl LIII tick down, some celebs have shown their support for a different cause using the hashtag #ImWithKap. The hashtag...

2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste Tourney Basketball Competition

On Friday, August 24, 2018, President Frank M. Zuccarelli and the Thornton Township Board of Trustees will host its 2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste...

The Chicago Football Classic: It’s a different world

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader It was one fine Saturday afternoon at Solider Field a year ago. Kanye West’s “Gold Digger” thumped as old friends...

Raby and Phillips Guaranteed Trophies in State Football Playoffs

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader For the first time in history, two Chicago Public League teams have made it to the semifinal round...

Golf industry aims to diversify “The Game of Kings”

By Michael H. Cottman Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation, says strong words about an overwhelmingly white, $70 billion business. “The golf industry should...

Hillcrest Hawks Swoop into Semifinals

By Patrice Nkrumah It is something that has never happened before in the history of the school. But try telling that to the 1,200 students...

NFL Draft in Chicago brings games greats back to talk about...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader As Chicago hosted the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, it provided the opportunity for some...