It’s Time for Blacks to Stand Up and Fight Trump
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It’s Time for Blacks to Stand Up and Fight Trump

By Richard Gordon Hatcher (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Donald Trump once famously asked the African American…

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Gwendolyn Brooks Won the Pulitzer Prize while Living in a Housing Project
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Gwendolyn Brooks Won the Pulitzer Prize while Living in a Housing Project

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Gwendolyn Brooks’ apartment was dark on May 1, 1950.…

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Iconic EBONY Magazine Moves Editorial to Los Angeles
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Iconic EBONY Magazine Moves Editorial to Los Angeles

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Los Angeles has lured another Black icon away from…

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Black Press Honors Life and Legacy of Atlanta Inquirer Publisher John B. Smith, Sr.
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Black Press Honors Life and Legacy of Atlanta Inquirer Publisher John B. Smith, Sr.

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) The Black Press celebrated the life and legacy John…

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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years
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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) The oldest Black business industry in America…

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Black Chicago Fights to Save Historic EBONY Building from Developers
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Black Chicago Fights to Save Historic EBONY Building from Developers

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Downtown Chicago is set to explode with construction. In…

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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer
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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Two historic events that changed America occurred 50 years…

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The Night “Yes, We Can!” Became “Yes, We Did!”
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The Night “Yes, We Can!” Became “Yes, We Did!”

By Patrick Forrest (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) When President nominee Barack Obama won the election back…

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Café Mocha Radio Salute Her Tour Concludes with a Celebration of Chicago’s Phenomenal Women
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Café Mocha Radio Salute Her Tour Concludes with a Celebration of Chicago’s Phenomenal Women

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO — On December 8th the nationally syndicated Café Mocha show wrapped…

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Chicago’s Black Community Stunned by Latest Police Shooting
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Chicago’s Black Community Stunned by Latest Police Shooting

By Erick Johnson (The Chicago Crusader, NNPA Member) Chicago police have shot another teenager, and…

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