Bryan Cressey Goes Above and Beyond

Bryan Cressey Goes Above and Beyond

On Thursday, July 14, 2016, I had the distinct opportunity and the unexpected pleasure to explore a unique drug addiction and treatment facility located in the heart of Chicago’s West Side. The Above and Beyond Family Recovery Center, located at 2942 W. Lake Street, is a one of a kind holistic treatment model that is […]

“The News School” Reminiscent of Cronkite; Just Saying

“The News School” Reminiscent of Cronkite; Just Saying

I’m Just Saying – I remember when James Brown came out with Talking Loud and Saying Nothing in October of 1970, and everybody was dancing to the moves and grooves of the Godfather of Soul! Now it is 2016, and a lot of people vying for political office are Talking Loud and (Just Saying)…… Speaking […]

Exposing Black on Black Crime Phenomena Phenomenal

Exposing Black on Black Crime Phenomena Phenomenal

I’m Just Saying I Am Aware: As a 59-year-old Black Man who grew up in the Ida B. Wells projects in the City of Chicago in the 60s and the 70s, I am frustrated! There is such a lack of accountability, which we as Black people, accept responsibility for when it comes to our violence-filled […]