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IT Firm To Train Minority Women In STEM Jobs

Former Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez said his Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategy firm, is proud to work with UST Global in what’s called the “Step IT Up” program in Chicago.


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Second City Offering Free Fellowships For Minorities

On the heels of Saturday Night Live being pushed to hire more minorities, Second City is now offering tuition-free fellowships to actors of color.


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Blacks, Hispanics Still More Likely To Get Traffic Tickets In Illinois

If you’re black or brown, you’re still more likely to get a traffic ticket in Illinois than if you’re white.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh Defends His Comments About Minorities, Government Aid

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) is taking heat for some comments he made at a recent town hall meeting in Schaumburg.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Chicago Public Schools

Teachers Union: Minority Teachers Targets For Layoffs

The Chicago Teachers Union says recent teacher layoff by public school officials are having a greater impact on African-American and Latino teachers.

WBBM Newsradio–09/23/2011