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Washington, DC (BlackNews.com) -- Having the right marketing and public relations strategies is the ...
Nationwide (BlackNews.com) -- The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors ...
As part of the Department’s commitment to working with communities and law enforcement to build ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Attorney General Eric Holder announced today expanded revisions to the ...
  (Brady responds to GDP)                                                                                                                                                     Chicago, IL - The U.S. Commerce Department reported Friday that the ...
By Chinta Strausberg   Bewildered at black ministers who are headed for Springfield to lobby in support ...
 (From The Active Transportation Alliance)   Winter held its grip to the bitter end this year, with ...
Washington, DC United States Monday, April 27, 2015 As I look ...
FBI New York Assistant Director in Charge Diego G. Rodriguez is joined by Attorney General ...
Baltimore, MD – The Maryland legislature has overwhelmingly approved a bill to restore voting ...

NAACP Critical of NFL Gag Order on Protesting Police Brutality

BALTIMORE, MD — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization issued the following statement regarding the National Football League (NFL) owners decision to ban kneeling on the field by players as ...
NAACP Critical of NFL Gag Order on Protesting Police Brutality

Community Wealth Building Day to Help More Black Chicago Residents Own Homes

Free event sponsored by National Association of Real Estate Brokers and the Dearborn Realtist Board to uncloak the home buying process and help raise Chicago Black homeownership rates. Washington, DC  –  Latest available *analyzed mortgage lending data indicates that Black American ...
Community Wealth Building Day to Help More Black Chicago Residents Own Homes

Alderman Moore Honors Veterans During South Side Memorial Day Parade

Remembering Our Nation’s Fallen Heroes Chicago, IL  - 17th Ward Alderman David Moore hosts the South Side Memorial Day Parade on May 28, 18.  This year the parade returns for its second year to pay homage to Community Veterans and War Time heroes ...
Alderman Moore Honors Veterans During South Side Memorial Day Parade

Real Men Cook’s 2018 Father’s Day Celebration to Pay Tribute to Fathers for 29th Year

Real Men Cook® -- Chicago’s premiere urban Father’s Day charity event – will host its 29thth annual celebration to fathers on the grounds of Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove on June 17 from 3PM to 6PM. The ...
Real Men Cook’s 2018 Father’s Day Celebration to Pay Tribute to Fathers for 29th Year

Not So Fast, Alderman Harris, The Fight to Keep Low Income Housing Out of Pill Hill and Calumet Heights is Not Over

By Dr. Juanita Bratcher Author, Editor & Publisher, CopyLine Magazine It was not a surprise yesterday when the Chicago Zoning Board gave 8th Ward Alderman Michelle Harris her wish in approving the Low Income, Section 8 Senior Housing for 94th & Stony ...
Not So Fast, Alderman Harris, The Fight to Keep Low Income Housing Out of Pill Hill and Calumet Heights is Not Over

Detention of Dozens at Chicago Day Labor Corner Prompts Citywide Response

As immigration raids continue to escalate under the Trump administration and target Chicagoans’ workplaces, immigrants pledge to expose ICE misconduct and make ‘every corner a Sanctuary’ The Rally and a press conference exposing the continued pattern of racial profiling and violation ...
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NAACP Critical of NFL Gag Order on Protesting Police Brutality

BALTIMORE, MD — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization issued the following statement regarding the National Football League (NFL) owners decision to ban kneeling on the field by players as ...
25 May 2018 I Read the full story

PHEN Entertains and Educates With “Daddy Boys” Stage Play

One of the largest and most successful community-based events for prostate cancer education and awareness Nationwide (BlackNews.com) -- PHEN (Prostate Health Education Network) presented the Daddy's Boys stage play on May 12th at the Reid Temple AME Church ...
25 May 2018 I Read the full story

Harper Measure Aims to Make School Resource Officers More Sensitive to Student Needs

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Illinois State Rep. Sonya M. Harper, D-Chicago, is seeking to foster greater communication and understanding between students and school resource officers in neighborhood schools through training courses. “Students should feel safe when they go to school, and parents ...
25 May 2018 I Read the full story
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NAACP Critical of NFL Gag Order on Protesting Police Brutality

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

BALTIMORE, MD — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s premier civil rights organization issued the following statement regarding the National Football League (NFL) owners decision to ban kneeling on the field by players as symbolic protests against the unfair treatment of African-Americans. “Protest is an American tradition; by protesting […]

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Community Wealth Building Day to Help More Black Chicago Residents Own Homes

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

Free event sponsored by National Association of Real Estate Brokers and the Dearborn Realtist Board to uncloak the home buying process and help raise Chicago Black homeownership rates. Washington, DC  –  Latest available *analyzed mortgage lending data indicates that Black American residents comprising 30.9% of the City of Chicago’s population, received only 5,032 (8.7%) of […]

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Detention of Dozens at Chicago Day Labor Corner Prompts Citywide Response

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

As immigration raids continue to escalate under the Trump administration and target Chicagoans’ workplaces, immigrants pledge to expose ICE misconduct and make ‘every corner a Sanctuary’ The Rally and a press conference exposing the continued pattern of racial profiling and violation of civil and constitutional rights in recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) targeting of […]

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Alderman Moore Honors Veterans During South Side Memorial Day Parade

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

Remembering Our Nation’s Fallen Heroes Chicago, IL  – 17th Ward Alderman David Moore hosts the South Side Memorial Day Parade on May 28, 18.  This year the parade returns for its second year to pay homage to Community Veterans and War Time heroes who often times feel forgotten about. Attendees are in for a treat as the […]

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Investment Adviser Arrested For Stealing Millions From Clients

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

NEWARK, N.J. – A former broker and investment adviser was arrested today for allegedly stealing more than $2.1 million from two clients in order to pay for personal expenses, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Gary Basralian, 70, of Springfield, New Jersey, is charged by complaint with two counts of wire fraud and one count of […]

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Timeshare Resale Scheme Preyed on Older Adults

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

  By Lisa Weintraub Schifferle Attorney, FTC, Division of Consumer & Business Education If you’re thinking about selling your timeshare through a resale company, research the company first. Read about this recent FTC case against Pro Timeshare Resales, and you’ll know why. Timeshare Resales is a Florida-based company that called people – many of whom […]

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Florida Appeals Court Halts Order for State to Revamp Voter Restoration System…and More

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

The Sentencing Project Disenfranchisement News Florida The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals blocked U.S. District Judge Walker’s order requiring Governor Rick Scott and the other members of the Board of Executive Clemency to revamp the state’s voter restoration process. Judge Walker had ruled that Florida’s system of restoring voting rights to people with felony […]

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PHEN Entertains and Educates With “Daddy Boys” Stage Play

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

One of the largest and most successful community-based events for prostate cancer education and awareness Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — PHEN (Prostate Health Education Network) presented the Daddy’s Boys stage play on May 12th at the Reid Temple AME Church in Glenn Dale, MD before an audience of more than 1,000. With an educational workshop and prostate […]

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State Rep. Welch Fights to Lower Middle Class Tax Burdens; Demands Wealthy Pay Fair Share

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

SPRINGFIELD, IL. – Fighting to provide working and middle class families with tax relief, Illinois State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, is advocating for the adoption of a progressive tax in Illinois, undoing decades of economic injustice for working people. “A progressive tax is exactly what Illinois needs and what Illinois taxpayers deserve,” said Welch. […]

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Harper Measure Aims to Make School Resource Officers More Sensitive to Student Needs

May - 25 - 2018 Reporter: Admin Respond

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Illinois State Rep. Sonya M. Harper, D-Chicago, is seeking to foster greater communication and understanding between students and school resource officers in neighborhood schools through training courses. “Students should feel safe when they go to school, and parents should also have a sense of relief when their students are there. School resource […]

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