“Despite Tulsans demanding City Council hearings on the report eight months ago, none have been scheduled. So we’re holding the first hearing,” said a press release from the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, ACLU OK and other local organizations
Throughout the day on Tuesday, Chicago voters chose between fourteen candidates in their search for a new mayor. Tonight, they have narrowed it down to two: Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle, meaning that for the first time in Chicago’s history the city will be lead by a Black woman.
For many in the community, the missing plaques and name changes are emblematic of a deeper, more disturbing trend signifying the erasure of a pivotal piece of the nation’s past.
Jussie Smollett, star of the hit TV show “Empire”, has been charged with one felony count of disorderly conduct by Chicago police after new evidence suggests the actor staged a hate crime and filed a false police report.
Students and staff at Langston Hughes Academy fight to keep the school alive after members of the State Board of Education stripped its accreditation in January.
President Trump continued to use falsehoods to promote his wall and, apparently, and expansion of the death penalty, while declaring a national emergency.
By: Nate Morris, senior editor Jania Wester, representative for Tulsa Board of Education, District 2, has easily won another two years on the board, fending off her opponent Gary Copper by a […]