Column: Joe Ligon, Americas Longest-serving Juvenile Lifer, Has A Message For Young Black Offenders

Column: Joe Ligon, Americas Longest-serving Juvenile Lifer, Has A Message For Young Black Offenders

2021-02-22 | By chicagotribune | 18 Hits

After serving 68 years he walked away a free man this month ridding himself of the dreadful legacy of Americas oldest and longestserving juvenile lifer >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imagePritzker praised for signing Black Caucus-backed education plan even as criticism continues over fla
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 09:01 | Hits : 8 | US

A group of Black state lawmakers praised Gov JB Pritzker on Monday for signing legislation aimed at addressing racial inequities in education from early childhood through college even as other legislators questioned the firstterm Democrats commitment to adequately funding schools statewide...

no imageColumn: CDC guidelines for fully vaccinated Americans overlook the needs of anti-social comfort enth
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 05:30 | Hits : 7 | US

New CDC guidelines for fully vaccinated Americans overlook the needs of antisocial comfort enthusiasts As COVID19 vaccinations surge workplaces must prepare to embrace pajamas and other lounge wear...

no imageColumn: What a Woody Allen reckoning can teach us about Lincoln statues, Dr. Seuss and the British r
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 05:30 | Hits : 7 | US

It is progress when we examine our works of art our statues and our school names through more than one lens More lenses get us closer to the truth...

no imageBlacks are sitting ducks after Gov. Abbott lifts mask mandate
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 02:01 | Hits : 6 | US

By Roy Douglas Malonson nbsp Greg Abbott has lost his damn mind The Texas governor announced this week that Texas will be reopening at 100 and he is lifting the mask mandate With all of the statistics and everything going on why would he choose to do that when we know that not only is COVID19 not under control but there are new variants popping up that we just don8217t know enough ab...

no imageHoustons 1st Black City Secretary
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 02:01 | Hits : 6 | US

Patricia Jefferson Daniel has been selected to serve as the City Secretary in Houston marking the first time an African American has been chosen for the position Daniel is filling the seat left vacant after beloved City Secretary Anna Russell died in 2020 after serving in the role for nearly seven decades Daniel worked alongside Russell for many years 8220No one can ever fill Anna Russell...

no imageSam Asghari Wants Kids with Britney Spears SOON: I Want to Be a Young Dad!
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 02:00 | Hits : 2 | US

Last month Sam Asghari broke his public silence on his girlfriends conservatorship for the first time Or more directly Sam called Britney Spears dad a dick echoing comments made by one of her sons In a new interview Sam is talking about his career and his ambitions He is also revealing new details on how he and Britney first met and his hopes for the near future c...

no imageColumn: The liberal Dr. Seuss probably would have thought cancel culture was bunk
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 19:30 | Hits : 7 | US

Its hard to square Dr Seuss antiracism advocacy with his racist imagery Dahleen Glanton writes...

no imageNews Story | America's Media Habits Divide Along Political and Racial Lines
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 18:30 | Hits : 10 | US

Race and identity play into the media platforms people use to advocate their politics according to Axios Their data showsWhy it matters People of color and Democrats are more likely to take to social platforms like Twitter to advocate for a cause and to say that seeing something on social media changed their views Republicans are increasingly turning to partisan outlets on TV print and audi...

no imageRachel Lindsay Returns to Instagram with Inspirational Message
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 12:30 | Hits : 4 | US

Great news Rachel Lindsay fans Our girl is back on social media If youve been following the absolute mess that has been Bachelor Nation in the past few weeks then you know that things have been bad Like really horrifically bad The Bachelor franchise has had a problem with racism for a long long time all the way back in 2012 a lawsuit for racial discrimination was filed a...

no imageWhen is Black Friday 2021?
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 01:31 | Hits : 6 | US

Black Friday 2021 could be a longer and altogether different affair this year Heres why...

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