Civil Rights Icon And Historian Timuel Black, 102, Is On Hospice CareCivil rights icon and historian Timuel Black has entered hospice care, according to a GoFundMe set up by his family.
French President Honors Civil Rights Leader Jesse JacksonJackson had gallbladder surgery this year and is being treated for Parkinson's disease, and the 79-year-old had visible difficulty walking during the ceremony in Paris.
Civil Rights Suit Filed In Alleged Botched Raid By Chicago Police 'Community Safety Team'A Chicago family who says Chicago Police officers raided their apartment based on faulty information filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court Wednesday.
Celebrating Black History Makers: Jaquie Algee Has Spent Decades Fighting For Civil Rights And EquityFor decades, a Chicago woman has hit the pavement in protest - fighting against racial injustice and inequities.
Visitation Held For Dr. Conrad Worrill, African-American Leader In Civil Rights And EducationVisitation was held Sunday for Dr. Conrad Worrill, an African-American leader in civil rights and education.
Detained Immigrant Says Feds Took Away Breastfeeding InfantThe undocumented immigrant from Honduras sobbed as she told an attorney Tuesday how federal authorities took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center, where she was awaiting prosecution for entering the country illegally.
Supreme Court Sides With Colorado Baker In Gay Wedding Cake CaseIt was a case that pitted gay rights against religious interests, brought by a Christian baker in Lakewood who refused to make a wedding cake for two gay men.
Chicago Maintains Opposition To Court Oversight Of PoliceThe city of Chicago has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit seeking federal court monitoring of reforms in its police department.
New Trier's 'Racial Civil Rights' Seminar Causes Uproar Among ParentsNew Trier Township High School heard from fired up parents about an upcoming seminar focusing on America's civil rights issues.
Women Plan Next Steps For Change After Successful March TurnoutOrganizers of the Women's March in Chicago said they are just getting started after bringing together an estimated 250,000 people on Saturday.
Hundreds Of Thousands March On Washington For Women's RightsThe largest march took place in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, surpassing even organizer’s expectations.
Chicagoans Take A Stand On Women's Rights At March And RallyAll races and ages came together on Saturday for women’s rights, in the largest protest outside the capitol.
250,000 Participated In Women's March On ChicagoMore than 50,000 people were expected to rally Saturday downtown for the Women's March On Chicago - but how much more?
Chicago March Canceled Due To Big Turnout But Rally SpreadsAfter an overwhelming response, organizers have canceled the march portion of the Women's March on Chicago but have extended the rally at Grant Park.