Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 2 months ago

Black vote may split in Lake County sheriff’s race

Michael “Mike” Brown and Richard T. Ligon By Stephanie Gadlin Special to the Gary Crusader When Gary residents go to the polls on Tuesday, May 8th they may  be the deciding factor in whether or not an African American will become the first chief l...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 months ago

REPAIRING THE CURRICULUM

By Dr. Conrad Worrill, Chicago Crusader Part of our repair as an African people is the continued struggle to organize to challenge the teaching of African and Africans in America history in the public schools of America. This issue should continue...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 months ago

Missing Eric Vickers – Part I

Harry Alford Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford Eric Vickers died on April 14, 2018.  Pancreatic cancer took this warrior out.  We are certainly going to miss him.  Allow me to reflect on the great battles we won with Eric Vickers on our side...

Midwest / Ohio - 2 months ago

Is it time for Black voters to form their own party?

By The Honorable Dwight Tillery Former Cincinnati Mayor Dwight Tillery. Photo provided Since the early Seventies, the Democratic Party has controlled the Cincinnati City Council. The party’s most loyal voters, Black people, make this possible. For...