Rev. Paul Jakes
A group of six black men has filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Chicago, Police Supt. Garry McCarthy, and 14 unnamed police officers, alleging so-called “stop and frisk” procedures are unconstitutional.
With both Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia hoping to build more support among black voters, Garcia on Monday won the backing of some prominent African-American ministers, including Rev. Jesse Jackson, who blasted the mayor’s priorities.
Some local ministers are calling the musical both insensitive and racist, and they’re not even Mormon.
A local charity that brings joy to the needy every holiday season has become the victim of robbery and sabotage.