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Update on Funeral Services In Chicago For Robert "Bob" Lucas, Legendary Civil Rights Activist/Organizer From CORE and KOCO, Monday March 26th

UPDATE ____————- Tonight I was at PUSH for the homegoing services for the legendary civil rights activist Robert “Bob” Lucas, and I saw people like Jacqueline Jackson,wife of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Congressman Bobby Rush, activist Marc Loveless, former 3rd Ward Alderman Dorothy Tillman, former US Senator Roland Burris, former Illinois Deputy Governor Louanner Peters, Rev.... Read more »

"Rev. Al Sampson, An Uncelebrated Warrior," by George Curry

Reverend Al Sampson: An Uncelebrated Warrior Thursday, 14 April 2011 01:25 addthis_pub="BVN";addthis_header_color="#000000";addthis_header_background="#999999";addthis_brand="Black Voice News";addthis_language="en";addthis_options="";addthis_offset_top="";addthis_offset_left=""; George E. Curry (NNPA) This is the first major civil rights organization of our culture that has given me an honorary opportunity with this particular gift. The speaker was Reverend Al Sampson, a longtime civil rights activist and pastor of Fenwood... Read more »