A coalition of McDonald’s workers and community activists called CEO Chris Kempczinski’s remarks “ignorant, racist and unacceptable.”
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Almost 30 studies showed police exposure is particuarly detrimental to young Black males. Many youth felt “hopeless … wondering if they are allowed to be a child.“
About 9% of white respondents said traveling to work was a challenge, compared to 18% among residents of color, according to the report.
Pam’s reception desk, Dwight’s stapler in Jell-O and Michael’s “World’s Best Boss” mug are all on display at the interactive museum in Chicago.
In the past decade, Chicago’s 20 majority-white neighborhoods swelled as majority-Black neighborhoods, mostly on the South and West sides, shrank.
Millions of Americans will see their extra federal unemployment benefits come to an end Saturday. Here’s how it will impact residents in Illinois.
There are about 35,000 Asian Americans in greater Chinatown. Advocates say that’s more than enough for a majority in a single Chicago ward.
New census data shows that the city’s Black population, the only major racial group to decline in number, has fallen to a 60-year low.
Sources said the UIUC campus church’s culture, structure and charismatic leader were among the reasons why so many stories of sexual abuse remained hidden for so long.
“Usually a reckoning means that there’s deep change underway, and that is not happening,” said Aislinn Pulley of Black Lives Matter Chicago.