Category : Black Local and National News

- 3 hours ago

Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. on COVID-19

Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. – Photo: Stephanie Berger The post Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. on COVID-19 appeared first on San Francisco Bay View.

- 6 hours ago

Analysis: A moment of justice, a sigh of relief, a lot more to do

Derek Chauvin is guilty of killing George Floyd. A jury convicted the White former Minneapolis cop who knelt on Floyd’s neck for nine minutes, killing him and sparking a year of reckoning about US policing and how it is applied differently to B...

- 7 hours ago

Joliet named Tree City USA for 30th year

Friday, April 30, 2021 has been proclaimed Arbor Day in the City of Joliet with an official celebration taking place on Earth Day, April 22, 2021 at Woodland Elementary School, under the leadership of Principal Kim Gordon.

- 7 hours ago

Chauvin found GUILTY on all charges

After deliberating for four hours on Monday and six and a half hours on Tuesday, the jury found disgraced former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all charges for the killing of George Floyd. Chauvin was convicted of committing secon...

- 14 hours ago

Local reaction to Chauvin guilty verdict

The jury in the Derek Chauvin trial has found the former Minneapolis police officer guilty on all three counts against him for the murder of George Floyd.