Category : Illinois

Midwest / Illinois - 4 weeks ago

Bought for Silence?

Editors Note: In light of the recent back-to-back rulings in the Jason Van Dyke case, the Crusader has reposted its investigative story about eight silent Black aldermen, who took thousands of dollars from the mayor weeks before they approved a $5...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Racism After the First Black President

The GOP has become viciously racist, while Democrats follow Obama’s lead in skirting the issue. The relative success of progressive candidates who did not avoid race—such as Stacey Abrams, Andrew Gillum and Beto O’Rouke, all running in the South—see...