• The Colorism of Race: Bill Duke

    Bill Duke is one of America’s most prolific actors and directors as he continues to capture the topics that challenge people to think consciously on…

  • Bob Love And Darryl King Join Gift of Hope

    BOB “BUTTERBEAN” LOVE AND DARRYLL KING JOIN GIFT OF HOPE TO BRING DONATION AWARENESS MESSAGE TO CHICAGO’S SOUTH SUBURBS — Former Chicago Bulls Forward and…

  • 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards—A Weekend to Remember

    The 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards was filled with excitement, exhilaration, laughter and celebration of artists past and present who continue to deliver great…

  • Our Own Plan

    By the time you read this article, Chicago will have elected its next mayor who once again will not be Black, but by all accounts…

  • Journey To Empowerment exhibit opens at local library

    Visitors to Harold Washington Library and 88 satellite libraries will have an opportunity to explore the treasured archives of the iconic Chicago Defender newspaper. Still…

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March2Justice In D.C.: Paying Homage To The Foot Soldiers On Last Leg Of The Journey
The foot soldiers. All day, everyday, foot soldiers. The people that put their foot to a cause, who commit as soul doers…soldiers. They march by…
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Atlanta’s legendary ‘Ghetto Burger’ creator Anne Price has died
After years of hearing about the delicious and humongous “ghetto burgers that Ann Price created that garner national attention, a few coworkers and I decided…
Gov. Deal to sign controversial Opportunity School District bill
Tweets From The Brothersphere: Spring 2015 by Madison J. Gray

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WORLD NEWS

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World Health Organization Approves 1st Quick Test For Ebola
BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization has approved a quick test for Ebola that will dramatically cut the time it takes to determine with…
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Ebola Cases Decline In West Africa, By Over 80 Percent In Sierra Leone
The U.S. military is bringing home all but 100 troops dispatched to West Africa almost 10 months ago in an effort to stem the Ebola…
Boko Haram, Hit By 3-Nation Offensive, Rampage In Cameroon
Liberia: Only 5 People Being Treated For Ebola In Country

ENTERTAINMENT

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Bringing Beauty to Bronzeville: Veshawn Ward
One of the most beautiful things to see a human body do is its ability to orchestrate magic through the art of dance. The formation…
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You Are The Mother: Sherri Shepherd Loses Maternity Battle With Lamar Sally
Sherri Shepherd may not be able to shake off her parental responsibilities for her surrogate child with estranged husband Lamar Sally. Someone call Maury Povich!…
Birdwatching While Black: New Film Explores Rules For The African-American Birdwatcher
WealthyU: Financial Fundamentals To Get You Fiscally Fit

POLITICS

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Our Own Plan
By the time you read this article, Chicago will have elected its next mayor who once again will not be Black, but by all accounts…
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Daughter of Englewood will Not Concede to Opponent
    Victory Still Within Reach in the 16th Ward Aldermanic Race, Stephanie Coleman Says CHICAGO – Saying there are too many outstanding issues and…

BUSINESS

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ComEd Reduces Delivery Rates and Saves Millions for Illinois Customers
Starting in January 2016, ComEd’s residential customers will save on their monthly bills thanks to company’s smart grid program. When you look at your electricity…
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TD Jakes To Help Kick Off Radio One’s Empowerment Expo Series Aimed At Black Women
Radio One, the parent company of NewsOne,  plans a series of expos aimed at African American women to introduce them to financial management tools, including…
Turner Supports Measure to Increase Redevelopment of Abandoned Schools
Qliques The New APP On The Block

SPORTS

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Hawks’ Mike Budenholzer wins NBA Coach of the Year award
The Atlanta Hawks’ Mike Budenholzer, who shocked the sports world by leading the team to the best regular season in franchise history, took home the Red Auerbach…
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Atlanta Hawks Playoff Game 1 TV Ratings Skyrocket
ATLANTA — With many more wins comes many more viewers — hundreds of thousands more. According to team officials, the Hawks’ first-round playoff game against the…
Jackie Robinson Day at Wrigley Field
Bob Love And Darryl King Join Gift of Hope

HEALTH

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Top 5 low calorie drinks
Top 5 low calorie drinks By Siddiqu “The Personal Trainer         Calories from alcohol are ’empty calories’ which means they have no…
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Bob Love And Darryl King Join Gift of Hope
BOB “BUTTERBEAN” LOVE AND DARRYLL KING JOIN GIFT OF HOPE TO BRING DONATION AWARENESS MESSAGE TO CHICAGO’S SOUTH SUBURBS — Former Chicago Bulls Forward and…
A Long Dry Winter Welcomes the Summer Sun
Bravo’s ‘Thicker Than Water’ Cast Use Personal Struggle As Teaching Moment

EDITORS PICKS

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‘Blood Is Still Red': Ferguson Fears Setback As Cop-Shooter Eludes Manhunt
FERGUSON, Mo. — As reporters flocked back to this St. Louis suburb following the ambush shooting of two officers outside the police department overnight, residents, law enforcement…

FEATURES

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Journey To Empowerment exhibit opens today at local library
Visitors to Harold Washington Library and 88 satellite libraries will have an opportunity to explore the treasured archives of the iconic Chicago Defender newspaper. Still…

FAITH

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A.D.The Bible Continues- Episode 3 ‘The Spirit Arrives’ Bible Guide
This Sunday we will see the dramatic portrayal of that great event when the dwelling place of God came to be within the disciples, and…
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Gospel Music Mourns Sparrow Records Founder
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Gospel Music Hall of Fame member and CCM pioneer Billy Ray Hearn. Billy Ray…

FOCUS

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Another life lost: Deonte Hoard
  Shots rang out in South Deering, a far southiside  neighborhood, last Monday when 17-year old Deonte Hoard was accompanying his friend to the store…
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The Way Forward for Black Students
For good reasons many African Americans have wonderful memories of their time in public schools. Among those recollections are the family and community legacies, the…

CULTURE

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Bringing Beauty to Bronzeville: Veshawn Ward
One of the most beautiful things to see a human body do is its ability to orchestrate magic through the art of dance. The formation…
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Gallery Guichard Blossoms with LURE for Spring
                        GALLERY GUICHARD BLOSSOMS WITH LURE FOR SPRING Chicago is a leader in many things…

VIEWS

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From Public Assistance to Going Public: Motivational Guru Lisa Nichols- Part One
Spring is here and Chicagoans are looking forward to another seasonal change. One of the things that we look forward to on our social calendar…
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Daughter of Englewood will Not Concede to Opponent
    Victory Still Within Reach in the 16th Ward Aldermanic Race, Stephanie Coleman Says CHICAGO – Saying there are too many outstanding issues and…

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