Feature Articles

Lydia Brown
Lydia is a 48-year-old Chicago native with a very unique story, who with a disability takes care of her creative 13-year-old daughter, Lauren with the help of her boyfriend of …
Review: MIKE EPPS: INDIANA MIKE
A standup show filmed in a comic’s home city always resonates well. Allow me to tell you, but you have to watch it for yourself. I enjoy when veteran comics …

News

Obama Presidential Center (OPC)
In the summer of 2020, when I drove through Jackson Park, just like every other part of Chicago, it was …
Essential Oils and COVID-19 is there any there, there???
Bottles with rosemary essential oil on light background, top view There's no secret that this virus has been a mystery …

Opinion

Suicide Attempt Video is Not for Social Sharing
The mainstream media have gotten so much better at covering deaths by suicide. Now we must talk about social media …
Exhausted. Tired of Media. Ready to Fight for Police Reform!
Ma'Kiah Bryant 16-years-old moved me to write this! "An act-of-passion crime-or a heat-of-the-moment type argument is not new for police …

Editorial

Local Media Relevance – Economic Development for Black America ( a series: part 2)
The value of media in reinvesting in communities that have struggled through disinvestment Former President Obama mentioned in his interview …
Obama Presidential Center (OPC)
In the summer of 2020, when I drove through Jackson Park, just like every other part of Chicago, it was …

Commentary

Suicide Attempt Video is Not for Social Sharing
The mainstream media have gotten so much better at covering deaths by suicide. Now we must talk about social media …
Commentary: Raising My Concerns with Febrile Seizures and Sudden Deaths in Infants and Youth.
When there's an increase in sudden deaths of Black kids I cannot help but wonder if there's a correlation

Economic Development

Local Media Relevance – Economic Development for Black America ( a series: part 2)
The value of media in reinvesting in communities that have struggled through disinvestment Former President Obama mentioned in his interview …

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