Charlotte Moorman was a classically trained cellist and advocate for the avant-garde movement, but it was her provocative performances that garnered the most attention.Moorman earned the moniker “the topless cellist” after baring her chest behind the strings of her instrument while on st
Activists and local African American pastors plan to boycott and make noise around the mayor’s annual MLK breakfast. But as Mayor Rahm Emanuel said this week, it’s not about him, it’s about Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Chicago Defender has been around for a long time--since 1905.And it’s always been more than a newspaper. It was a voice for the voiceless, a lamp that shed light on Jim Crow, and a catalyst for the Great Migration.