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Will hold press conference today, February 24th, 11:00 a.m. outside PNC Bank, 8700 S. Cottage ...
  Newark, NJ (BlackNews.com) -- Bashir Akinyele, member and press officer of the Newark Anti-Violence Coalition, ...
New Law Increases Speed Limit to 70 mph on Interstates CHICAGO, IL – The ...
Center provides a continuum of business development services to prospective and established women entrepreneurs including ...
Five schools will receive funds to improve student performance  SPRINGFIELD, IL – More than $20 ...
Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch: Good morning – and thank you for the opportunity to be ...
Letters to Editors From: Cook County Board Commissioner Bridget Gainer (10th District) Yesterday, a 1% sales ...
You can check local Cash Dash listings for name; new online process makes filing claims ...
Falls talks and tweets about Shakespeare’s dark comedy at the hideout’s “Interview Show” (March 1) ...
Baltimore, MD - The NAACP national office joins the Virginia State Conference of the ...

Fatherless Daughters Network Helping Black Women and Others Worldwide to Find Hope, Help and Healing

Angela Patterson, founder of the Fatherless Daughters Network, and her new book Nationwide (BlackNews.com) -- The Fatherless Daughters Network is celebrating dads everywhere, especially since Father's Day is during the month of June. On this occasion every ...
Fatherless Daughters Network Helping Black Women and Others Worldwide to Find Hope, Help and Healing

NAACP Committed to Countering Disenfranchisement of Voters in Wake of Husted Decision

BALTIMORE — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization released the following statement on today’s Supreme Court Decision to uphold the Ohio Supplemental Voter “List Maintenance” Process: “The NAACP is disappointed in today’s decision by ...
NAACP Committed to Countering Disenfranchisement of Voters in Wake of Husted Decision

CTU Responds to New CPS Background Check Policy

CTU on new CPS background check policy Members with due process rights are better empowered to protect students, says CTU Vice President. CHICAGO, IL — The following statement can be attributed to Chicago Teachers Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey. "We support common sense ...
CTU Responds to New CPS Background Check Policy

Chicago to See Roles of Women and Girls in Detroit’s ’67 Rebellion

Members of the cast of AFTER/LIFE in their 2017 Detroit debut Chicago, IL (BlackNews.com) -- A play chronicling the untold story of women and girls in the 1967 Detroit rebellion is making its way to Chicago ...
Chicago to See Roles of Women and Girls in Detroit’s ’67 Rebellion

Black Filmmaker Expose: U.S. Government Destroyed Black Wall Street and Executed Black Leaders

Indie filmmaker, Brandi Webb, brings charges to indict the U.S government in her experimental documentary entitled "Betrayal of a Nation" New York, NY (BlackNews.com) - In an experimental documentary, indie filmmaker Brandi Webb has indicted the U.S. government on charges ...
Black Filmmaker Expose: U.S. Government Destroyed Black Wall Street and Executed Black Leaders

NAACP Committed to Countering Disenfranchisement of Voters in Wake of Husted Decision

BALTIMORE — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization released the following statement on today’s Supreme Court Decision to uphold the Ohio Supplemental Voter “List Maintenance” Process: “The NAACP is disappointed in today’s decision by ...
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Attorney General Madigan Announces Multistate Lawsuit Challenging Federal Administration’s Family Separation Policy

  President’s Executive Order Does Not Fix Unlawful & Cruel Policy     CHICAGO, IL – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, along with 10 other attorneys general, today announced she will file a lawsuit challenging the federal administration’s policy of forced family separation on ...
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Chicago to See Roles of Women and Girls in Detroit’s ’67 Rebellion

Members of the cast of AFTER/LIFE in their 2017 Detroit debut Chicago, IL (BlackNews.com) -- A play chronicling the untold story of women and girls in the 1967 Detroit rebellion is making its way to Chicago ...
16 June 2018 I Read the full story

CTU Responds to New CPS Background Check Policy

CTU on new CPS background check policy Members with due process rights are better empowered to protect students, says CTU Vice President. CHICAGO, IL — The following statement can be attributed to Chicago Teachers Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey. "We support common sense ...
16 June 2018 I Read the full story
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Attorney General Madigan Announces Multistate Lawsuit Challenging Federal Administration’s Family Separation Policy

June - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

  President’s Executive Order Does Not Fix Unlawful & Cruel Policy     CHICAGO, IL – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, along with 10 other attorneys general, today announced she will file a lawsuit challenging the federal administration’s policy of forced family separation on the U.S. southern border. The lawsuit will be filed in the […]

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Fatherless Daughters Network Helping Black Women and Others Worldwide to Find Hope, Help and Healing

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

Angela Patterson, founder of the Fatherless Daughters Network, and her new book Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The Fatherless Daughters Network is celebrating dads everywhere, especially since Father’s Day is during the month of June. On this occasion every year, children look for the perfect card and gift to give to that special man they call “father.” […]

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NAACP Committed to Countering Disenfranchisement of Voters in Wake of Husted Decision

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

BALTIMORE — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization released the following statement on today’s Supreme Court Decision to uphold the Ohio Supplemental Voter “List Maintenance” Process: “The NAACP is disappointed in today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Ohio’s supplemental voter ‘list maintenance’ process, but is […]

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Attorney General Madigan Reacts to Federal Administration’s Inhumane Immigration Policies

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

CHICAGO, IL – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan issued the following statement in response to the federal administration’s recently announced immigration policies that separate families at the border and turn away survivors of domestic violence:   “It’s painful to think of anything more barbaric and unforgiving than tearing children away from their parents, especially when […]

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Coming This Sunday: A Sizzling Hot Father’s Day Event! Real Men Cook Father’s Day Celebration

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Juanita Bratcher Respond

WHAT:     REAL MEN COOK – The largest, longest-running and most anticipated urban-oriented Father’s Day celebration where “real men” from all walks of life serve up food to celebrate and uplift the family. The event, now in its 29th year, is sponsored by Real Men Charities, the benevolent arm of Real Men Cook. WHEN:     Father’s Day – Sunday […]

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Real Men Cook to Host Outdoors Celebration and The First Indoor Upscale Sitdown Dinner at Quarry

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

Real Men Cook will continue its 29-year tradition of men cooking and serving their special dishes to the public in an outdoor setting.  This year’s celebration will be held at Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove, from 3-6 PM on Father’s Day, June 17.   However, for the first time in its history, the […]

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State Reps. Welch, Harmon Fight to Bring Greater Protections for Immigrants, Stand Up to Trump’s Extremism

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

  SPRINGFIELD, IL – In an effort to fight back against Donald Trump’s hateful anti-immigrant rhetoric, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, is partnering with Senate President Pro Tempore Don Harmon, D-Oak Park, to make Illinois a welcoming state to immigrants by enacting new safe zones. “People need to stick together in these tough times […]

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CTU Responds to New CPS Background Check Policy

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

CTU on new CPS background check policy Members with due process rights are better empowered to protect students, says CTU Vice President. CHICAGO, IL — The following statement can be attributed to Chicago Teachers Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey. “We support common sense changes to CPS’s policies, just as we support our members’ rights to […]

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Chicago to See Roles of Women and Girls in Detroit’s ’67 Rebellion

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

Members of the cast of AFTER/LIFE in their 2017 Detroit debut Chicago, IL (BlackNews.com) — A play chronicling the untold story of women and girls in the 1967 Detroit rebellion is making its way to Chicago for special performances this month. AFTER/LIFE: In Honor of the City Rising from the Ashes debuted in Detroit last […]

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Bail Bonding Company Owner and Former Employee Admit to Tax Fraud

June - 16 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – William W. Seelbach, of Fort Meyers, Florida, and Jolynn Gilchrist, of Wheeling, West Virginia, have admitted to tax fraud, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Seelbach, age 68, owner of W&S Bail Bonding, doing business as A Bail Bonding by ABC of Wheeling, West Virginia, pled guilty to  one count of […]

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