Who’s Fighting for Fathers?

For millions of men Fathers’ Day means gathering with family, firing up the grill and enjoying what makes Fathers’ Day special; spending time together and reflecting on life with your children and family. For millions of kids this special day is set aside to say “Thanks Dad,” you are appreciated. Your presence, guidance, good nature, care, nurture, generosity, love and wisdom have helped shape our lives in positive ways too numerous to count. From you we learned empathy, perseverance, dedication, sacrifice in the pursuit of goals and the value of hard work. That’s the reality of Father’s Day for millions … Continue reading Who’s Fighting for Fathers?

The Chicago Street Journal is out!

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The Watergate scandal, which began today in 1972, shows how long it takes to bring down a corrupt president

Forty-five years ago today, five men were arrested after being caught breaking into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate Hotel. An investigation into their actions, and their connections to the White House and then-president Richard Nixon, would end with Nixon resigning in disgrace. Initial press coverage didn’t suggest such an outcome… via The Watergate scandal, which began today in 1972, shows how long it takes to bring down a corrupt president — Quartz Read the latest edition of Chicago Street Journal Enter here to be in the NEXT edition of Chicago Street Journal.   Continue reading The Watergate scandal, which began today in 1972, shows how long it takes to bring down a corrupt president

The Constant Fight Against Disrespect Of The Black Female

Comments like conservative TV talk show host Bill O’Reilly’s public denigration of U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters with a “joke” left Black women fuming and responding. Advocates and activists weren’t laughing when Mr. O’Reilly referred to Rep. Waters’ hair as a “James Brown wig,” during a March 28 interview on the show Fox & Friends.  That same day April Ryan, White House reporter for the American Urban Radio Network was disrespected by Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who told her to stop shaking her head during a Q&A. Black women fired back immediately, some through the hashtag #BlackWomenAtWork, which was created by … Continue reading The Constant Fight Against Disrespect Of The Black Female

Meet the Woman Barack Obama Reportedly Proposed to Before Michelle?

Barack Obama clearly ended up with the right woman, but with news of his pre–Michelle marriage proposal making headlines, our curiosity about Sheila Miyoshi Jager was piqued. In Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama, Jager told Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer David J. Garrow that she had been seriously involved with the future president in the mid- […] via Meet the Woman Barack Obama Reportedly Proposed to Before Michelle? — Conversations Of A Sistah Read he latest edition of Chicago Street Journal. Continue reading Meet the Woman Barack Obama Reportedly Proposed to Before Michelle?