Evanston Awards Grants For Its African American Reparations ProgramEvanston is using revenue from marijuana sales to pay for the reparations.
'We're All In This Together:' Chicago's Black Leaders Organize Vaccine Sites For The Community"We should not have people continue to die in Chicago from this virus when we have the life-saving vaccine that is free and readily available."
Evanston Moves Ahead With Plan For Reparations For Some Black Residents, But Some Say Plan Is InsufficientOn Monday night, the City of Evanston moved forward with the plan to distribute money to Blacks in certain neighborhoods.
Bill For Reparations For Black Evanston Residents Soon To Go Up For Vote; Some Say It's Insufficient And Could Make Things WorseThe Evanston City Council is set to vote Monday on a bill to give reparations to Black residents.
CBS 2 Investigators: A Look At The COVID-19 Hot Spots In Chicago's African American CommunitiesAuburn Gresham, Chatham and Austin neighborhoods, all identified as hot spots, have also seen increases. A common thread among those who died: where they work.
Group Gathers To Announce Proclamation In Support Of Reparations For African-Americans In EvanstonCity leaders in Evanston have begun setting up a reparations fund for African-Americans.
Chicago's Black Leaders Discuss COVID-19 Pandemic"There are things our city, county and state government can do to protect these black workers and other workers of color as they do the work of taking care of all of us."
An Expert Weighs In On The Disparities That Have Left Chicago's African-American Community More Vulnerable To COVID-19One number stood out in particular on Monday – 70 percent of those who have died of COVID-19 have been African-American.
City Of Evanston To Use Cannabis Revenue For Reparations Fund For African-American Residents
Hundreds Of African American Deaths In Red Summer Ignored Century LaterHistorians estimate more than 200 African Americans were killed by whites.
Local Lawyer Fights Facebook Over Post: 'It Was Starving Human Beings'"I was amazed. I could not believe. There was absolutely nothing sexual about this picture. There's absolutely nothing about nudity in this picture. It was starving human beings."
Report: Blacks, Latinos At Risk Of Undercount In 2020 CensusUndercounting could diminish power and money in those areas for the next decade. The 2020 census determines the allocation of more than $675 billion in federal spending on schools, transportation and health care, as well which states gain or lose U.S. congressional seats.
Blacks Are No Longer America's Most Economically Divided Racial GroupThe widening gap between rich and poor Asians is due to a number of factors, with immigration playing a key role.
Studies Find African Americans Twice As Likely To Have Alzheimer'sFebruary marks Black History Month and the Alzheimer's Association is hoping to raise awareness.
EEOC: Rosebud Restaurants Will Pay $1.9M; Recruit And Hire BlacksRosebud Restaurants will pay nearly $2 million for refusing to recruit and hire black employees, and allowing managers to use slurs to refer to blacks.