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Yes We Can

Hello all! This post has been a long time coming, but finally...it's here. The complete transcript of our beloved President Barack Obama's "Yes, We Can" speech. Enjoy. BARACK OBAMA NEW HAMPSHIRE SPEECH TRANSCRIPT: I want to congratulate Senator...
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Emmy Award-winning Hip-Hop Violinist Damien Escobar

Damien Escobar has been around for awhile. He’s 30 years old this year, but we mean that his musical talent has been uncovered for quite some time. At age 13 (that’s right…13!!) he graduated...

Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History

The life, thoughts and actions of the amazing Frederick Douglass have been studied from almost every angle possible. But now comes a brand new, beautifully illustrated picture book with a different angle that explores...

Muhammad Ali: A Champion is Born

It’s hard to believe “The Greatest” is gone. It’s even harder to believe the world will never again hear the lovably annoying words, “There's not a man alive who can whup me. I'm too...

Herb Kent, Radio Legend, Has Passed Away

Herb Rogers Kent, the Chicago radio icon whose voice spread across the airwaves since just after World War II, died within hours of his final broadcast on Saturday, October 22, 2016. He was 88...