NEH Announces $16.3 Million for 290 Humanities Projects
Excerpts from https://www.neh.gov/news/press-release/December2016Grants WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 14, 2016) — Today the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced funding for 290 projects in 43 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. $16.3 million in grants will support a variety of humanities-based research and programs. The grants announced include the inaugural round of Humanities Access grants, which […]
Reject Trump’s New Klan
Submitted by Color of Change https://act.colorofchange.org/sign/block-sessions/%22?t=1&akid=6656.2164214.QwxS9S In less than two weeks, Donald Trump has begun forming a cabinet- the likes of which we have only seen hidden behind white hoods. And now he has picked known racist, Jeff Sessions, to ascend to the highest legal position in the land. Trump’s would-be Attorney General pick has […]
Sail On The MSC Divina. A Stunning, Elegant & True Goddess Of The Sea
Submitted by Deborah Smith, CCNM Director of Communications
A Miracle On 87th Street.
By Marcus Robinson, CCNM Photojournalist On November 28 2016 Charles R.R Johnson Sr. was beat to death on 63rd and Ashland by another guy for no real apparent reason. Charles sold cigarettes to earn money to help support his family. On that very night, Activist met at a church down the street to talk about the recent Police shooting […]
The Chicago Independent Bulleting
Excerpts from the Hurley Green
WE WILL STUDY TO SHOW OURSELVES APPROVED OF HAVING THE FAVOR WE SEEK.
Submitted by Dr. Maat Self-Analysis Based on Nguzo Saba (7 Principles of Afrikan Living) Afrika was the seat of civilization and every major culture came out of Afrika Swahili pronunciations: i as “ee,” u as “oo” Have I used Umoja-Unity? Yes. I have always striven to unite the Black community, the disability community, […]
What’s Right What’s Wrong ?
Submitted by Wanda Carter Today, our young folks think that it’s cool to speak their mind even if they are talking to their parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Most young people seem to have no regard for the seniors age, stature in life or the family, and or their contribution to the young persons success […]
CPA Networking – Orland Park on Harlem
Submitted by Ted Hollander Friends with business interests including accounting, I hope to see you at the next meeting, Wednesday, December 28, from 7AM to 9AM, Panera Bread, 159th & Harlem Ave., Orland Park (Chicago South Chapter) There are a dozen similar groups in the Chicagoland area. All the meetings are further publicized at http://www.referrallink.biz. At the http://www.ICPAS.org web site […]
What Happened To The Christmas Spirit?
By Pastor Jean Lockett We have two more days before it will be Christmas. I’m asking myself, what happened to the Christmas spirit. I remember as a child which was only a few moons ago. By the time Thanksgiving was over people were out hanging their Christmas lights, children were building snowmen and making […]
Should Families Help Family Members?
By Wanda Carter Should families help family members, I think so because family members should be committed to one an others success and progress in life. Life is what we make it and as we live and experience life, I think it’s important to create the kind of legacy we want to display during our […]