Justice For Jack Johnson As He Receives Presidential PardonMany believe he was convicted in Chicago in 1913 and sent to prison because of racism.
German Chocolate Company Accused Of Racism Over Royal Wedding AdMeghan Markle, now known as Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Sussex, made history as an American and biracial woman when she joined the royal family on Saturday.
Thousands Protest In Oakland By 'BBQing While Black'The gathering came about after a woman was recorded on cell phone video calling Oakland police last month on an African-American family that was barbecuing on the lake nearby.
Attorney General Sues Bus Company For Discrimination
Emanuel: Sad Commentary On Trump's Words, Actions To Say He's Not RacistMayor Emanuel said President Donald Trump’s may say he is “not racist,” but people can see what he's done and said previously.
At Issue: AG Candidate Jesse Ruiz Offended By President Trump’s Words On ImmigrationA democratic running for Illinois Attorney General is reacting strongly to President Trump’s words about immigration this week.
Sign At Former Vietnamese Restaurant Spark Wheaton ProtestControversy over a sign sparked a protest in Wheaton Saturday, with organizers saying racism is not welcome in their community.
Illinois Home To 32 Hate Groups: Southern Poverty Law CenterHate-inspired incidents are on the increase nationwide and Illinois, one observer says.
Niles North Students Walk Out Over Racist SnapchatThey walked out of class to protest what they believed was a lack of discipline for a student who posted a racist message on social media.
East Chicago Basketball Coach Resigns After Accusing Refs Of RacismEast Chicago Central High School basketball coach Pete Trgovich thought white referees cheated his mostly black team out of a playoff win.
Woman Uses Poetry On MLK Day To Find Peace During ViolenceThis year’s MLK observance finds many in the country at a crossroads, struggling with neighborhood violence and police shootings.
Friend Of Martin Luther King Speaks Of Continuing Fight Against Racism Ahead of Martin Luther King day, one of his lieutenants is calling on followers of the slain civil rights leader to work even harder to fight racism.