Daily Archives: July 8, 2018

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Did the Anti-Violence Protest in Chicago Help Decrease Violence in Chicago or Just Bring Attention to the Organizers?

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

Yesterday in Chicago, (07.07.18) hundreds of protestors gather on the Dan Ryan expressway to march against violence in the city of Chicago. One of the organizers and feature faces of the anti-violence march was Father Michael Plfeger. The 69 year old senior pastor at St. Sabina church on Chicago’s south side was also involved in a student walk out in March of this year that was centered around anti-violence. ‘We’re tired of the damn violence in Chicago,'” Plfeger said after the march. “We want the governor, the mayor, the elected officials and the community all to come together and say, ‘We want peace now.'” he continued. Continue reading

The Miss America Drama Rages On


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Photo: Donald Kravitz/Getty Images for Dick Clark Productions

If the Miss America drama bomb has, until now, flown under your radar, you’ll want to catch up. It has everything: leaked emails, a CEO creepily trying to marry off his daughter to an employee, sabotage, Gretchen Carlson. Continue reading

New Music on BTN Soundcloud Player (07.08.18) >>> Leo Vance: ‘Prelude’


New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Toronto artist/producer Leo Vance.  His single “Prelude” is produced by Vybe Beatz and comes from the EP Interlude . To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the left side of the page. Mobile users go to the bottom of the page or click the artwork above.