Posts tagged "chicago activist mark allen"

Romney company allowed to outsource jobs to China while Romney campaigns on keeping good paying jobs in the U.S. ?

WILL MITT ROMNEY BE PUBLICLY CHALLENGED TO SAVE 170 OF HIS ILLINOIS WORKERS FROM HAVING THEIR JOBS OUTSOURCED TO CHINA? WILL THE NATIONAL POLITICAL MEDIA PUBLICLY CHALLENGE ROMNEY?  WILL THE OBAMA CAMPAIGN RAISE THIS ISSUE? How does the major media allow Mitt Romney to continue to campaign on the fact that he wants to bring... Read more »

10,000 Blacks Rallied In Chicago For "Dignity" Call by Business Icon Ed Gardner

UPDATE Sunday September 30th was indeed proven locally and nationally to be “DIGNITY DAY” where thousands of Black residents publicly demonstrated in the streets in “intergenerational operational unity” ways not seen in over 20 years – for the reputation and legacy of legendary Black business icon Ed Gardner who made the call for 10,000 Blacks... Read more »

Legendary Black Businessman Ed Gardner To Stage Protest - No Black Workers at Construction Site Monday September 24

87 year Old Edward Gardner, legendary former President of Soft Sheen Products and who Mayor Rahm Emanuel and The City Of Chicago just honored with honorary street sign, threatens to disrupt construction on Monday morning to protest lack of African American participation in construction. WHEN:       Monday, September 24, 2012 WHERE:    Construction site at 2210 West... Read more »
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