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CHICAGO: Cook County Residents Outraged Over the ‘Selective Process’ of State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez

CHICAGO – Cook County residents join with community, civic and education leaders who are outraged about State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez’s blatant abuse of power and violation of voters’ civil rights. Alvarez has zealously harassed, persecuted and prosecuted people of color and innocent peace activists; yet she has done nothing to bring to justice the Chicago Police executioners of innocent Black men and women and have rebuffed their families. Anita Alvarez has developed the reputation as “a…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on November 10, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Chicago: Evergreen Park police find Pastor Mitty Collier’s lost son

Collier: “My son was lost has been found”

By Chinta Strausberg

 

Pastor Mitty Collier late Thursday shouted for joy when Evergreen Park police notified her they had found her son who had been missing nearly three-weeks.

 

According to Collier, an internationally known gospel singer, the police spotted her son, ElJess Joseph, 52, soliciting money in the parking lot of Aldi’s Food with another homeless man and took him to the station…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on November 7, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Internationally known Illinois gospel singer Pastor Mitty Collier makes public appeal to find missing son

Pastor Mitty Collier makes public appeal to find missing son

She’s praying for his safe return

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on November 2, 2013 at 1:00am — No Comments

Chicago Blackhawks to share Stanley Cup with Inner-city School and Business Leaders

BLACKHAWKS TO SHARE STANLEY CUP 
WITH INNER-CITY SCHOOL AND BUSINESS LEADERS

CHICAGO – The 2013 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks will bring Lord Stanley’s Cup to the inner-city of Chicago. The Stanley Cup is the revered 120-year-old trophy awarded to the NHL champion team. The Blackhawks will take the Cup to two different locations, giving fans an opportunity to take pictures and touch the silver chalice, in addition to a meet-and-greet with…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on October 12, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Chicago: Bronzeville Children's Museum, America's Hidden Gem

Teaching youth ABC’s of life, diet, Black history



By Chinta Strausberg

It is the nation’s only children’s museum that caters to a multi-cultural 3-9 year old student population offering visual hands-on and interactive lessons in proper eating, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on October 3, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments

FORMER HIGH RANKING MEMBER OF THE GANGSTER DISCIPLES BLAMES THE MEXICAN CARTEL FOR RECENT SHOOTINGS

Former High Ranking Member of the Gangster Disciples blames the Mexican Cartel for Recent Shootings
 
Says youth need jobs
 
 
By Chinta Strausberg
 
The escalation of violence is allegedly by designed, according to Harold “Noonie G” Ward, a former high-ranking member of the Gangster Disciples, who pointed an accusatory finger at the Mexican cartel he says has taken over the drug trade…
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Added by Chinta Strausberg on September 27, 2013 at 9:05pm — No Comments

Chicago: Leak & Sons Funeral Home to be honored Saturday, Sept 7th, for 80 years of service to the community

LEAK & SONS FUNERAL HOMES CELEBRATE 80-YEARS IN BUSINESS

By Chinta Strausberg ~

 

Coming from a family of civil rights activists inbusiness for 80-years, Spencer Leak, Sr., president of the Leak & SonsFuneral Homes is being honored Saturday by the ETA Creative Arts Foundation,Inc. along with ironic businessman Ed Gardner, businesswoman Dee…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on September 6, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Obama ready to attack Syria for chemical warfare violations but seeks Congressional Vote first

“Menace’ must be confronted but calls first for congressional vote

by Chinta Strausberg

 

In a ten-minute speech Saturday starting at 12:50 p.m. Chicago time, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden emerged from the Rose Garden announcing that the U.S. is ready for a military strike against Syria but in the spirit of democracy not before congress takes a vote on this politically hot issue.

 

“Ten-days ago, the world watched in horror as men, women…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 31, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Chicago Father Pfleger Calls for zero tolerance of shooting in honor of today’s March on Washington

By Chinta Strausberg:

Decades ago, the “Little Rock Nine” students tried to enroll in a high school but it took President Eisenhower to call in the federal troops to protect them against racists trying to prevent their admission but today 56-years later Father Michael L. Pfleger says we have Chicago’s “Safe Passage” program designed to protect children who are now forced to travel through rival gangs territories. 

In honor of today's…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 28, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments

‘King would hang his head in shame’, Blacks have been "Train Wrecked"; says Spencer Leak, Dr. King's driver

‘King would hang his head in shame’, Spencer Leak.

By Chinta Strausberg: 

Proud to have been the chauffeur for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who 50 years ago today led a march on Washington, Spencer Leak, Sr., said if King were alive today he would wonder was his life and death in vain given the “social engineering of our people which has been a train…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 28, 2013 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Young & Powerful Harold Washington Speaks - Empowering young professionals to showcase their areas of expertise and skills

Young & Powerful Harold Washington Speaks

 
Empowering our city one talk at a time…

 

Purpose – Harold Washington Speaks is to provide a platform for young professionals to showcase their areas of expertise and skills.

 

Why – Harold Washington Speaks is to have the emerging leaders of Chicago…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 27, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments

Chicago: DuSable Museum reenacts 50th anniversary of March on Washington

By Chinta Strausberg:

For those unable to attend Wednesday’s 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, The DuSable Museum of African American History held a reenactmentof this iconic event  Saturday where hundreds heard Civil Rights leaders like Attorney Thomas N. Todd, Father Michael L. Pfleger and 9-year-old Zyon Nichols who recited Dr. Martin LutherKing, Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech by…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 25, 2013 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Dr.Conrad Worrill Street Naming Ceremony, Highlighting his life

DR. CONRAD WORRILL STREET NAMING CEREMONY HIGHLIGHTING HIS LIFE

Sign reminder of his Civil Rights legacy

By Chinta Strausberg

The nearly three-hour street naming in honor of Dr. Conrad Worrill took place Thursday inside of the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies, 700 East Oakwood Blvd., where a string of supporters…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 25, 2013 at 12:00am — 2 Comments

AME Church Of Chicago & Vicinity Launch Campaign For The First Day Of School Entitled: The Village Pathway Initiative

 
 
“The African Methodist Episcopal Church Of Chicago And Vicinity Launches Ambitious Campaign For The First Day Of School Entitled: ‘The Village Pathway Initiative’”
 
In cooperation with the Chicago…
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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 24, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments

PFLEGER: BE AN EAGLE, NOT A TURKEY, CHICKEN OR BUZZARD

PFLEGER: BE AN EAGLE, NOT A TURKEY, CHICKEN OR BUZZARD

‘Don’t Fight the Process’

by Chinta Strausberg

Reminding his congregation that the world is full of many kinds of birds including turkeys, chickens and buzzards, Father Michael L. Pfleger Sunday urged his members to be eagles in the midst of their storms…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 21, 2013 at 11:15pm — No Comments

Chicago: IL State Rep. La Shawn Ford's Violence Prevention Task Force Legislation Signed Into Law

Ford's Violence Prevention Task Force Legislation Signed into Law

CHICAGO- State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago) issued the following statement after his legislation to create a violence prevention task force was signed into law by the governor on Wednesday.

 

"Violence has posed a threat to our community for far too long. This year, we have already seen hundreds of murders and must take…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 7, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Dr. Sampson Davis: Violence can be reduced via education - “We are not inherently born violent”

Dr. Sampson Davis, a physician in New Jersey who as a youth escaped poverty, gangs, drugs and jail, late Tuesday night said violence can be reduced through education but that youth must know they have "skin in the game" and be accountable for their own actions.

Dr. Davis: Violence can be reduced via education - “We are not inherently born violent”

By Chinta Strausberg ~

In Chicago…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on August 7, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

A FREE PREMIER SHOWING OF 'THE COREY SHOW WHAT ABOUT THAT' AND AFTER PARTY BEING HELD WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013

 

 

A FREE PREMIER SHOWING OF 'THE COREY SHOW WHAT ABOUT THAT' AND AFTER PARTY BEING HELD WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013

 

 

Chicago, IL - For those who want to learn more about solidifying and maintaining successful relationships, the host of “The Corey Show What About That” is holding a free premier Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at the Castle Night Club & Entertainment, Chicago, 632 North Dearborn Parkway, from 7 p.m.-9:30…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on July 23, 2013 at 11:30pm — No Comments

RISING TEEN STAR, YEMI MARIE, RELEASES DEBUT CD SATURDAY AT DuSABLE MUSEUM

 

 

Rising Teen Star YEMI MARIE Releases Debut CD,

Headlines at the DuSable Museum,

And Inspires Youth to

Draw the Line on Violence and Bullying

 

 

Teen singer Yemi Marie, who is getting attention and rave reviews for her debut CD 12/11/12, is headlining a concert at the…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on July 17, 2013 at 5:45pm — No Comments

BROTHER's KEEPER OUT REACH CHURCH LAUNCHES 8-WEEK VIOLENCE PREVENTION CAMP

Brother’s Keeper Out Reach Church Launches 8-week Violence Prevention Camp

Partners with County/State to make a difference

By Chinta Strausberg

In an effort to stem the violence, Chief Apostle William McCoy, pastor of the Brother’s Keeper Out Reach Church in Chicago Heights, kicked off an eight-week violence prevention camp Saturday where he was joined by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, state and county officials.

Announcing…

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Added by Chinta Strausberg on June 26, 2013 at 5:49am — No Comments

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