It was well settled that the criminal justice system and police culture has never been favorable to [B]lack males in the United States. Ferguson’s decision not to indict the police officer that killed Michael Brown reinforces and underscores a painful reality,
But we will not stop fighting back. It’s what we do. It’s who we are and we need you with us.
As we took to our Facebook version of “Man on the Street,” on the question of disciplining children with a “good ol” whuppin, responses varied.
After the rioting and looting that took place that night, she felt like heading back to Ferguson to help clean up or to pitch in somehow.
The new film “When the Game Stands Tall,” chronicles the true story of Coach Ladouceur and his leadership style that led a high school football team to the greatest winning streak in American sports history.
Anytime a film is based on true events, it comes with a certain amount of pressure to stay true to the story. Not only did Carter have coaches and players to lean on, but the author of the book
A placard passed amongst the committee was signed with quotes stating, “Brelo was not the only shooter.” “Why did they not stop the car?” “Brelo should not be the only scapegoat for the 12 other shooters.
Much has happened for this young couple in a relatively short amount of time. Their business has only been open for almost a year, but what a year it has been. Baker Blvd is looking forward to its one-year anniversary on August 10.
As a cadre of kind-hearted scientists trek their way to beg Caesar to allow them to work on a broken-down hydraulic power-plant, unaccosted by untrusting primates
A voice off camera serving as an on-the-scene “street narrator” can be heard saying “Once again the police are beating-up on people and all he did was break up a fight. And this is what happens for breaking up a fight
Just as heartbreaking as the Lebron odyssey began, it suddenly and almost unbelievably, against the odds turned heart-warming in our favor.
Cleveland Councilman Kevin Conwell has taken on an analysis matrix style of assessing the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (S.W.O.T.) of merging the Cleveland and East Cleveland.
Domestic violence is a major cause Simone is adamant about.
If all of this doesn’t get the attention of East Cleveland as to the hole it is in, maybe a resolution drafted by the Planning Commission will.
“This is a piece where Ashley is the only person I thought of"
The saga that has become the East Cleveland Library Board of Trustees continued this past Monday night.
With these last few months seeming like the coldest temperatures and most snow ever, we needed to get her expert analysis.
As to the trustees’ dismissal of Marcus-Bey as Library Director, Branch responded, “She was insubordinate and had a negative attitude within the first month that she got there.
On Monday, Dec. 30, board members William Fambrough (board president), Devin Branch, Charles Bibb and Ed Parker voted to remove the director, while Turner, Leontine Synor and Mary Rice voted in favor of Marcus-Bey keeping her job.
East Cleveland City Council Vice-President Chantelle C. Lewis, whose term ends this month, says that for three years council tried to cut the budget in opposition to the mayor, to avoid the current circumstance.
Catching up with “MJB” on the West coast, Kevin Chill Heard was able to collab for an interview session with the “Queen of Hip-Hop Soul” about her life, her music, and her new Christmas album.
While in sunny California to interview the cast of “Black Nativity,” the Call and Post had a chance to interview the lovely and still maintaining her much publicized Weight Watchers figure, Jennifer Hudson.
Statewide, about 52,000 federal employees in Ohio will be furloughed (given unpaid leave). In Cleveland, the NASA Glenn Research Center in Brook Park will be impacted, as nearly 2,000 people’s paychecks will come to a screeching halt, as well as many of Cleveland’s Head Start locations.
This writer once described Isaiah Washington as one of the most interesting actors ever to be interviewed. While he has been involved in his share of Hollywood controversy, he’s proven time and again to possess a unique agility in capturing a very real and raw essence of the character he portrays.
To some, Castro’s demise was a fitting end to a horrible crime that captured international attention, as three young women, Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight and Gina DeJesus, were kidnapped, beaten and sexually assaulted over a ten-year period on Cleveland’s Westside.