Tag: Chicago

Black Men Get Candid About Mental Health

Studies show Black men are particularly concerned about the stigma of mental illness, and apprehensive about seeking help. Wizdom Powell, PhD, MPH, director of the Health Disparities Institute at University of Connecticut Health and associate professor of psychiatry, said that men of color are generally discouraged from seeking any kind…

Bait truck Englewood Charles McKenzie

Black Activist, Charles McKenzie, Exposes White Chicago Cops Allegedly Caught on Camera Using ‘Bait Truck’ Filled with Nike Shoes

On Aug. 2, a white bait truck was left partially-opened, appeared in the Englewood section of Chicago’s south side. It was parked near a basketball court where neighborhood residents were out in full force enjoying the hot, summer weather. An abandoned truck in a low-income neighborhood isn’t necessarily strange, but…