William Matthew Roberts started Chicago’s famous Roberts Temple and is the Protestant Bishop that presided over the Chicago funeral for Emmitt Till (The Emmitt Till Story made national headlines near the turn of the century, when he was murdered and hung from a tree while visitng his family in Mississippi.
12/15/2014 Chicago, IL Public housing. I did not grow up living in public housing but, I have the memories just the same. When I was younger, public housing had … Read More “Remember The Projects?”
2/7/2016 Chicago, IL My son and I decided to visit Water Tower Place on North Michigan Avenue. I have to admit, I have been to this shopping center a thousand … Read More “Change”
At the start, the Director or Principal Of Juarez delivers the welcome in both English and Spanish. The Juarez Community Academy Advanced Band starts with, “Cancion de Navidad”. I quickly forgot that I am watching students.
1/6/2017 I knew I wanted to say, “whatever” so many times. It started with the presidential election. Donald Trump was elected and it was clear that he … Read More “So Cold, like Bee Sting and Your Fiancee’ is Latin”