Posts tagged "Murder in Chicago"

Chicago's Emergency with a 12 Point Plan

Reverend Jeanette Wilson, an executive at Rainbow PUSH Coalition declared Chicago as a state of emergency due to the murder rate in Chicago.    Rev. Jesse Jackson led a group of marchers to the south side park where model student 15 year old Hadiya Pendleton was shot down as she stood under a canopy to shun... Read more »

OCCUPY KING DRIVE Part 6/Day 11 "Committed to Change"

In the words of Dr. Cornel West - “None of us alone can save a nation or a world, but each of us can make a positive difference if we commit ourselves to do so.” It is Day 11, and I am still living on the rooftop of an abandoned motel right across the street from my church. ... Read more »

The Journey to the Roof...

We Protested and Prayed every weekend from 9:00pm - 2:00am until it was SHUT DOWN!!!
In this gallery, you’ll find just a short pictorial of what the journey looked like to get to the roof.  I’m anxious to show you the end of the journey by coming down soon! Please HELP by donating to …every little bit counts. Pastor Corey Brooks

Is Chicago Ready for the National Gurad?

The murder of the young officer,Thomas Wortham IV, is shameful and painful.  He toured war in IRAQ not once but twice and came home to be murdered in front of his parents Chatham home.  This is a heart wrenching story.  If  Wortham was not safe showing his new motorcycle to his parents, no one is... Read more »

Ralph Eliott's Murder Should Not Have Happened

The Elliotts are a beautiful couple. Dolores and Ralph were married for 54 years.  I have known them both all of my adult life.  Dolores is outstanding and has been a woman to have it all.   She is a stellar friend.   They were a loving fun couple, that you enjoyed being around.   ... Read more »