The following post is from one of our other sites, It’s Not Political, It’s Just Life. RETROSPECTIVE: WHERE WERE YOU? This week marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28th, 1963. Like all Black […]
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Last week, the culmination of a year’s worth of protests, meetings, and press conferences came to a head when the Chicago Public School Board went ahead and voted to close 50 schools at the end of this school year. This […]
In this city, parks are named for various people we’ve never heard of, and most don’t care who they were or why the recognition. But who was Vivian G. Harsh?
Over the last 24 hours, the occurrence of the century happened. I did not want to watch the news. Every show that came on was cause for tears. If you cry over Chicago Fire, something is definitely wrong! Why? Because a young […]
Remember, the “I Have a Dream” speech was really about the bounced check that America owes to African-Americans.