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Mariano's and Whole Foods Reneges On Black Media Advertising Mark S. Allen, Veteran Activist and Chairman Of National Black Wall Street Chicago is pleased to help promote this special commentary by Carl WestGroceries Ignore Black Media, by Carl West of TBTNEWS Mariano's and Whole Foods, primarily the two new groceries on Chicago's Southside has proven to be BAD community partners. They've reneged multiple times on their commitment to spend money with black-owned media outlets after the…Continue
End this Black History Month knowing that the very best way to hold Black leaders and Black organizations or any BLACK entity truly accountable is to FINANCIALLY OWN THEM! Keep my personal and organizational leadership accountable with your End Of The Month donation to keep us Black owned to continue our Black economic advocacy to sustain and increase Black business in the spirit, example and legacy of the original Black Wall Street Of Tulsa. HEAR MY VOICE. God bless.You can make your tax…Continue
MEDIA ADVISORY FOR NEWS ASSIGNMENT EDITORS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, February 25, 2017CONTACTS Bamani Obadele @ 312-420-5582 Gwen Baxter @ 773-979-2669Chicago Community Activists, Religious leaders and Organizers publicly Demands that Mayor Emanuel Deliver City funds to "Boots on the ground" Organizations to Address the Violence in the Black Community immediatelyDuring this Black History Month Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel must be publicly challenged on a quote by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther…Continue
Grand Boulevard Coalition(GBC) mission is to work collaboratively to implement a comprehensive educational, and prevention plan to reduce underage drinking and marijuana use in the Grand Boulevard Community. Dear Members, Partners, Friends We are looking forward to sharing with you this week’s GBC Episode of the work we are engaged in to carry out our mission. We enthusiastically encourage you to tune in on February 23rd. 2017 , at 5:30pm, and get an update on our Youth Talk…Continue
COMMENTARY Jimmy Lee Tillman, IIWho will speak on behalf of Black America in a time of great distress? Who will speak to power on behalf of the forgotten class? The Black American. We give the most and get the least. We are the forgotten class because the laws that were specifically created for our assimilation have gotten diluted or weakened. The 14th amendment, that mentions African-Americans, was for determining citizenship by birth or naturalization, the 15th amendment that prohibits…Continue
Chicago, IL National headlines have highlighted the violence in Chicago, a city also known for its rich musical culture and home to several artists. Hyde Park resident Dana Divine, an award-winning singer/songwriter and WGCI radio personality is encouraging other artists to conclude this year's Black History Month by getting involved in community events and programs.…Continue
Black History Month Economic Power Luncheon Thursday February 16th Making current and new Black economic history convening a current and new generation of leading Black economic advocates in the spirit and example of the original Black Wall Street Of Tulsa Continue