The Chicago Defender, launched in 1905 by John Sengstacke Abbott, was originally a four-page, six column handbill. Producing news of interest to the black community, it became a vocal advocate for issues of the day, including the migration north, anti-lynching legislation, and for integrated sports. And it was the first newspaper to have a section devoted to
Hiram E. Jackson, chief executive officer of Real Times Media (RTM), has been re-elected to the board of directors of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA)—the national trade organization that represents African American newspapers and media companies—representing NNPA’s Region 3.
Expanded partnership makes Real Times Media the largest black-owned media company to merchandise its archives in such fashion DETROIT, Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Real Times Media (RTM) has announced that it has extended its agreement with ProQuest, a global […]
Over the years and through fiscal ups and downs, the goal of Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO) has always been to strengthen communities through bold outreach services and holistic programs for vulnerable populations. It has been helping older adults with mental illness, […]
Martin Lawrence, Cedric the Entertainer, Marsai Martin, Ambassador Andrew Young, Hydeia Broadbent and Phylicia Fant Named Recipients of Bounce Trumpet Awards Wanda Sykes to Host 28th Annual Prestigious Event at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, World Premieres on Bounce on Sun. Jan. 12 at […]
SABRINA SAUNDERS MOSBY by Rob Taylor Jr., Courier Staff Writer Vibrant Pittsburgh, a nonprofit organization in our region, believes that a diverse workforce is essential to the ongoing economic vitality of the Greater Pittsburgh area. Sabrina Saunders Mosby also believes […]
Labeled as an entrepreneur, educator, artist and mentor, Shayla Foreman is a boss lady setting trends in the hair and beauty industry. Wednesday through Saturday, her location at 4237 Murray Ave. in Squirrel Hill is filled with longtime clients and […]
New sidewalks and roads are not the only type of construction going on alongside the Livernois Avenue of Fashion. Wednesday, three new businesses opened through the Motor City Match (MCM) initiative. Skin Bar VII, Good Times on the Ave., and Krispy Addicts each held individual […]
Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired embattled Chicago police Supt. Eddie Johnson this morning announcing that the termination is effective immediately. The termination comes just weeks before Johnson was scheduled to retire. Johnson who has been under administrative scrutiny may have provided the […]
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