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Loyola University Chicago scholarship honors Mamie Till-Mobley, mother of Emmett Till, whose death played role in civil rights

Loyola University Chicago scholarship honors Mamie Till-Mobley, mother of Emmett Till, whose death played role in civil rights

CHICAGO (TOC) -- A scholarship honoring Mamie Until-Mobley has been established at Loyola College Chicago.She was the mom of Emmett Until, the Black teenager murdered whereas visiting household in Mississippi.SEE [...]

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Civil Rights activist, Reverend Jesse Jackson, celebrates 81st birthday at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church celebration

Civil Rights activist, Reverend Jesse Jackson, celebrates 81st birthday at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church celebration

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Staff by way of Saturday, October 15, 2022 3:35AMCHICAGO (TOC) -- Chicago's Reverend Jesse Jackson is celebrating his celebrates his 81st birthday.A musical and memorable celebration was [...]

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Civil rights lawsuit to be filed after Dewayne Tucker dies following transfer to Jerome Combs Detention Center in Kankakee County

Civil rights lawsuit to be filed after Dewayne Tucker dies following transfer to Jerome Combs Detention Center in Kankakee County

'They went from seeing him comfortable, wholesome and high-quality, to seeing him on a respirator,' stated household lawyer John Erickson.CHICAGO (TOC) -- It was Aug. 16 when 32-year-old Dewayne Tucker [...]

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