Posts tagged "Chicago Defender"

DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR STATE TREASURER MIKE FRERICHS, has earned Black community support

DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR STATE TREASURER MIKE FRERICHS has earned Black community support !! DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR STATE TREASURER  MIKE FRERICHS http://chicagodefender.com/2014/10/27/banking-desert-communities-more-blacks-live-in-them/ ; While people (including Democrats AND their key Black supporters) are spending 90% of their time focusing on the re-election of Governor Quinn, DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR STATE TREASURER  MIKE FRERICHS should be recognized for his... Read more »

After Snubbing The Chicago Defender, Rauner Now Snubs WVON !

THIS JUST IN — After Bruce Rauner snubbed The historic Chicago Defender by not doing any advertising in their Election edition as his campaign promised to do in his promised Black community media buy with other Black media as well – Rauner has now moved on to snubbing historic radio station WVON by not confirming... Read more »

Rauner/Republicans SNUB historic Chicago Defender Newspaper !!

Rauner/Republicans SNUB historic Chicago Defender Newspaper !! I did not believe the calls I received telling me that The historic Chicago Defender’s 2014 Election Edition did not have one ad from from Governor candidate Bruce Rauner, Senate candidate Jim Oberweis or any of the Republican party candidates for election DESPITE their public propoganda about their... Read more »
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Chicago Defender featured Thursday July 17th at National Black Wall Street Chicago Luncheon

Chicago Defender featured Thursday July 17th at National Black Wall Street Chicago Lunch   National Black Wall Street Chicago Luncheon Thursday July 17th featuring New Interim Publisher/Executive Editor Cheryl Mainor of The Chicago Defender and National Black Wall Street Chicago Summer Youth Interns and Business Enterprise ProgramTHURSDAY, JULY 17th 1:00 PM National Black Wall Street... Read more »

Introducing New Chicago Defender Digital Daily

Use this area to offer a short teaser of your email’s content. Text here will show in the preview area of some email clients. Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Introducing The Chicago Digital Daily For the past 107 years, The Chicago Defender’s continued mission has been to provide the... Read more »

Support For "Buy Black" Wednesday October 24th Buying Chicago Defender Newspaper

From The Rev Willie T. Barrow Consumer Education and Consumer Action Project of National Black Wall Street Chicago and the spirit and example The Operation Breadbasket Consumer Clubs —- TODAY WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24th How many will support “Buy Black Wednesday” activity and buy and encourage others to buy a Chicago Defender Newspaper? This is being... Read more »
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Rev. Addie Wyatt, Legendary Labor, Religious and Civil Rights Icon Dies at 88 In Chicago

Editor’s Note: As Chinta Strausberg (former award winning reporter from Chicago Defender Newspaper) writes below, Rev. Addie Wyatt was a legendary leader whose life and legacy in the religious, labor and civil rights movement are historic, and I want to add my personal thanks for the role she played in my life as a young... Read more »

Kenny Johnson Speaks About The Chicago Defender Endorsement Of His Campaign For 26th District

This morning, our campaign received the Chicago Defender endorsement. Like our other supporters http: //www.electkennyjohnson.com/about-kenny/endorsements/, the Chicago Defender knows that I am the only candidate that truly understands what’s going on in our neighborhoods, the only candidate raising a family here, and the only candidate who will stand with working families and seniors to fight... Read more »

Carol Moseley Braun's crowd greeted her with chants of "Carol-Carol-Carol-like Harold-Harold-Harold!"

The ballroom stage was decorated with the backdrop signage “From Harold to Carol” with the banner photo of Chicago’s first Black Mayor Harold Washington and Carol Moseley Braun and over 300 grassroots supporters packed the ballroom and greeting candidate Braun with the chants of “Carol – Carol – Carol sounding like our historic chants of Harold –... Read more »
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WVON, Election Date and Black History Month Has Boosted Braun's Support From Core Base

MEDIA ALERT “STAND FOR CAROL” NEWS CONFERENCE MONDAY,  FEB. 21, 2011     WHEN & WHERE: Monday, Feb. 21, 2011     11:00 AM Carol Moseley Braun joins business, political, religious and community leaders in a get-out-the-vote celebration of Presidents Day Parkway Ballroom 4455 South King Drive Chicago, IL   ******************************************************************************************************************************************************* Commentary/AnalysisMark S. AllenAssociate Editor,... Read more »