Category : Illinois

Midwest / Illinois - 5 months ago

HATTIE, CORETTA, AND THE WOMEN OF THE MOVEMENT

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Hattie Carroll (1911-1963) was a 51-year-old restaurant server who was murdered by a white aristocrat, the 24-year-old William Devereux Zantzinger (1939-2009) who struck her with a cane because she took too long to serve him a d...

Midwest / Illinois - 5 months ago

Veracare Nursing Home workers end second strike

The Veracare Nursing Home Workers voted to end their seven-day strike this week; however, they are still calling upon owner Israel Davis to stop unfair labor practices. This strike was the second one this year; the first was a one-day strike on Mart...

Midwest / Illinois - 5 months ago

Watch Michael Eric Dyson destroy Trump in MLK speech

By Parker Riley, newsone.com Fifty years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. All over the world, people are celebrating the legacy of King and also reflecting on where we are today. Professor Michael Eric D...

Midwest / Illinois - 5 months ago

ATTORNEY JAMES MONTGOMERY AND FULL CIRCLE

Dr. Conrad Worrill By Dr. Conrad Worrill, Chicago Crusader The recently released book, Full Circle: Race, Law and Justice, on the legendary legal career of Attorney James D. Montgomery, Sr., is a must read. Particularly for those who want to exami...