Charges expected to be dropped against 14 in another mass exoneration linked to disgraced cop Ronald Watts

Chicago’s finest doin what they do…

In the fourth mass exoneration of its kind in less than two years, 14 people are expected to have drug charges against them dropped Monday morning, the legal team behind the exonerations announced Sunday. Continue reading

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The Gang that Could Go Straight

an old article but it shows how the Chicago machine kept the an organization from legitimizing itself like the Irish and Italian mobs before it…. and don’t forget the Jewish mob…

Ever since he read Boss, Larry Hoover knew he wanted to mold his street gang into a political organization like the old Daley Machine. He’s still in jail, but 21st Century V.O.T.E. is ready to roll. Continue reading

Video Shows Chicago Cop Shooting Unarmed Black Autistic Teen

Chicago’s finest…. smmfh Doesn’t surprise me one bit… but please “black” people, stop calling the police for help when they only wanna kill us…

Surveillance video shows an off-duty Chicago police officer shooting and wounding an unarmed autistic black teenager in an incident the police department had described as an armed confrontation. Continue reading

Invest in the First Black Woman-Owned Cafe & Farmers Market Franchise That Will Be Owned by the Community

From the crib!!!

Roots & Vine Produce and Café, spearheaded by Ena Jones, a single mother of 3, born and raised in Chicago, has set its Grand Opening for this fall 2018 on Chicago’s South Side in the Morgan Park Community. The plan is to create a Wi-Fi friendly café with a healthy menu, coffee, smoothies, and juices as well as tempting pastries. Continue reading

Hundreds of guns stolen from Tennessee UPS facility recovered outside Chicago – CBS News

Seems fishy to me….

Hundreds of guns that were stolen from a United Parcel Service (UPS) distribution facility in Tennessee were recovered Tuesday in the Chicago area, federal authorities said. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) said most of the 367 guns taken from a UPS facility in Memphis were found in Midlothian, a Chicago suburb. Continue reading

Congressional Black Caucus ¦ Botham Jean Shooting ¦ Are DJs Needed?

In this week’s Yanadameen Godcast, Lord Jamar recaps the Congressional Black Caucus he attended as a guest of Congressman Andre Carson (11:51).

The panel also looks into the case of Botha Jean who was shot and killed in his own apartment by Amber Guyger – an off-duty Dallas PD officer (1:07:45) Continue reading

Vic Mensa Giving Away Over 10,000 Pairs of Shoes In Answer to ‘Bait Truck’ Incident

good biz Vic…. FTP

In an answer to the highly criticized sting operation that used “bait trucks” full of shoes to lure potential Chicago youth, Vic Mensa is hosting an event to give away footwear for the local community.

The rapper’s SaveMoneySaveLife has organized a shoe drive which will be hosted this weekend. It comes after videos went viral of Englewood residents confronting police officers over planting trucks filled with Nike shoes in the predominately Black neighborhood to entice stealing. Continue reading

Chicago PD Say Video Of Teen’s Death Will Be Released Amid Dispute | News One

LE will say anything to justify BS… sorry black kids don’t commit suicides so soft hearted Yurugus do….

The cause of death of a 15-year-old teen is under dispute in Chicago. The family of Steven Rosenthal, who is Black, has demanded the release of a video of the young man’s death during their disagreement with police statements saying the teen committed suicide after he fled from cops on Friday (Aug. 17). Continue reading

Philly’s Finest: RJ Payne + Mad Squablz spit FREESTYLE FLAMES

Yanadameen Godcast episode #026

In an era when it seems that so-called “mumble” rap is thriving and lyricism is on the critically endangered list, Lord Jamar and Rah Digga welcome to the Yanadameen Godcast two of Philly’s finest spitters in RJ Payne and Mad Squablz.
Find out how both artists got into hiphop and honed their skills, then turn the volume all the way up as they drop absolute fire on solo freestyles before closing out with an unrehearsed back-to-back which will have you reaching for the fire extinguisher! Continue reading