INVEST South/West Bronzeville RFP: The Legacy District – Bing video
Creation of an African American Cultural heritage tourism infrastructure in the heart of Bronzeville on the south lakefront region of Chicago! Anchored on the southwest corner of 63rd street & Cottage Grove avenue is the landmark Washington Park National Bank building (one of the few historic structures remaining on the south lakefront region of Chicago). This […]
I remember the projects. My mom grew up in Altgeld Gardens and knew families in Ida B. Wells. I had friends in both grammar school and high school that lived in both the Robert Taylor Homes and Cabrini Green. I knew people from the projects. When I left Chicago the first time to go to […]
This post is related to the disinvestment in the Black and Latino communities and the various impacts of that course of action. Here is the link: https://www.chicagotribune.com/living/health/ct-life-inequity-data-policy-roots-chicago-20200726-r3c7qykvvbfm5bdjm4fpb6g5k4-story.html
This is the post of Community flight from the city of Chicago and it’s affect on the Black community in general by NBC news and the report they gave. Here is the link detailing that report. Here is the link: https://www.nbcchicago.com/top-videos-home/race-in-chicago-city-faces-reverse-migration-crisis-after-history-of-movement-into-chicago/2401823/
This is the commercial for National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum. Click on this link or picture to be connected view commercial. https://vimeo.com/441159491
Compelling documentary on the history of Blues told by the artists who lived it. To see this historic documentary please click on the link: https://youtu.be/5qq_qnLHf74
The story of an Atlanta public housing community raises critical questions about race and poverty. Presented by Ken Burns. Please click on this link to watch the movie.
The video on this page states the prospective future of Black Chicago. Click on the image to watch on the YouTube page.
This is the video of “The Untold Story of Route 66” by Candacy Taylor which tells the story of Green Book/Route 66.