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.
Marc Sims talks with Harold L. Lucas President/CEO Black Metropolis Convention & Tourism Council How can Chicago’s African American neighborhoods become more prosperous and dynamic as the African American (ADOS) population declines? These are the links for the video of the interview with Harold L. Lucus by Mark Sims below please click on images below […]
The board directors of the Black Metropolis Convention & Tourism Council (BMC&TC) a 501c3 not-for-profit Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for the historic Bronzeville community and the broader south lakefront and south westside region of Chicago is both and humbled and honored to have had Chicago State University (CSU), under the supervision of Racquel Flores-Clemons, University […]
Esther Yoon-Ji Kang November 8, 2019 Esther Yoon-Ji Kang/WBEZ Bronzeville resident Ronald Muhammad said he doesn’t see “any advantage to the community” to have a casino on Chicago’s South Side. Muhammad attended a Nov. 7 meeting at the King branch library in Bronzeville to discuss the potential impact of a Chicago casino. Some South Side […]