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Debate over $200 Million President Obama Has Yet To Raise While SILENT On $50 Million Mayor Emanuel Has Right Now To Address "At Risk" Urban Youth

Back in SEPTEMBER 2013 I released this public challenge to our political, civic and community leadership with NO responses of press conferences, interviews, news columns or almost ANYTHING regarding Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel who released the community groups who had received the first level of funding from Mayor Emanuels new $50 Million dollar Anti-Crime Initiative!!!... Read more »

Legendary Lu Palmer Award to Mark Allen at Community Activist Awards Saturday February 8th

Legendary Lu Palmer Award to Mark Allen at Community Activist Awards Saturday February 8th The recipient of the legendary “Lu Palmer Award” at this years 7th Annual Community Activist Awards is veteran activist “Mark Allen” Chairman of National Black Wall Street Chicago. Come out and support him Saturday, February 8th @ At The PRINCE HALL... Read more »

"Boycott the Chicago Sun-Times & BGA!" By Jim Allen

  Tuesday, October 1, 2013 “Boycott the Chicago Sun-Times & BGA!” By Jim Allen A recent article written by Andy Shaw, President of the Better Government Association has surfaced attempting to link Terry Peterson (CTA Chairman) and Larry Huggins (Riteway-Huggins Construction) to violence in Chicago. Click below LINK: http://www.suntimes.com/news/bga/22827537-452/with-notorious-gang-leader-two-officials-showed-miserable-judgment.html The article is so stupid and... Read more »
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Dr. Conrad Worrill Street Sign Unveiling in Chicago Thursday, August 22nd, veteran activist, educator

Congratulations on behalf of The Rev. Willie T. Barrow Consumer Education and Consumer Action Project of National Black Wall Street Chicago; The National Black Wall Street USA organization; National Black Wall Street Chicago, and as a veteran activist who has trained under and worked directly with Dr. Conrad Worrill for more  than 30 years from... Read more »

Wallace "Gator" Bradley Defends His "Urban Translator" Work As Political Consultant To Candidates Who Are Judges And Have Become Judges

Veteran political activist Wallace “Gator” Bradley, issued several public statements regarding a recent local and nationally run news feature on WGN-TV and other local and national media outlets regarding his “Urban Translator” work as a political consultant with candidates who are judges and who have become sitting judges.    Contact Wallace “Gator” Bradley at 312-371-6914... Read more »

Black Economic Advocacy Groups Seek "Black" versus "Minority" Share of $200 Million From Public Building Commission Board Meeting TODAY TUESDAY MAY 14th

Black Economic Advocacy Groups Seek “Black” versus “Minority” Share of $200 Million From Public Building Commission Board Meeting TODAY TUESDAY MAY 14th National Black Wall Street Chicago is pleased that Our Black Community Contractors and Workers Coalition represented by Bob Isreal from The Save Our Community Coalition and others will be at The Chicago Public... Read more »
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Robin Kelly Campaign Office Opening Saturday December 29th

Big boost today for candidate Robin Kelly whose campaign office opening today will be attended by Craig McClendon, former Director of Black Outreach for The Illinois Governor’s Office and Ken Bennett, former White House Assistant to President Obama !! You are cordially invited to join: Committeeman Tim Bradford, Alderman William D. Burns, Carolyn B. Gibson,... Read more »

Funeral Services Held Friday November 16 for former Chicago 15th Ward Alderman Theodore "Ted" Thomas

Funeral Services Held Friday November 16 for former Chicago 15th Ward Alderman Theodore “Ted” Thomas Theodore Thomas better known to his family as “Ted” was born August 3, 1936 in Houston, Texas. He was the son of Walker and Ruby Thomas and the eldest son of six children. He departed his life on November 10,... Read more »

Congressman Jackson "Sources" Say He May Return To Mayo Clinic To Avoid Media Frenzy

If the media has created such a frenzy stalking Congressman Jackson’s house and doctors office to the point that he decides the distractions are to the point that he could recover better by “considering” going back to The Mayo Clinic WHY is that a new major news story today as if he the story was... Read more »
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Ed Gardner Reports On Meeting With Mayor Emanuel Saturday October 13

Please join COAL at a Coalition ‘Report Back’ Breakfast Meeting on Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 8:30am – 10:30am. At our regularly scheduled October Coalition Power Breakfast, held last Saturday, October 6, 2012, Ed Gardner, retired President of Soft Sheen Products, was our guest speaker. Mr. Gardner spoke on his call  to action to address the... Read more »
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