Category : Midwest

Midwest / Wisconsin - 9 months ago

4 Ways To Crush The Debt That’s Been Crushing You

Debt continues to be a crushing burden for many Americans. From credit cards to auto loans, mortgages, student loans and medical bills, a high percentage of the nation’s households have one or more of those types of debt. According to a NerdWallet...

Midwest / Illinois - 9 months ago

Open Letter to Rep. Tim Brown

Robert L. Buggs Sr. Dear Representative Brown: You recently proposed legislation via HB 1315 that would: Apply to the Gary Community School Corporation ONLY Eliminate my right to vote for whom I choose to represent me Cause the GCSC Board Trustees...

Midwest / Illinois - 9 months ago

Blacks must control the telling of their own story

By Vernon A. Williams, Gary Crusader “Black America” is experiencing a moment of image euphoria. After a long stretch of Madea tomfoolery and slavery nostalgia, silver screens around the world exploded with Black Panther and the spirit of Wakanda!...

Midwest / Illinois - 9 months ago

NAACP on Florida legislature decision to arm teachers

The NAACP, the nation’s leading civil rights organization issued the following statement regarding the arming of Florida teachers with guns. “Last night, the Florida Legislature voted to allow teachers to carry weapons in schools. The NAACP finds t...