By Jeremy Segal, Rebelpundit -
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has presented the first “Chicago Champion of Freedom” award to Timuel Black, (photo below) a civil rights champion and World War II veteran, who also happens to be a noted labor organizer, and member of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), who radical past was influenced at a young age by members of the Communist Party USA.
Coverage of the award by ABC 7 Chicago not only heaped praise upon the radical recipient, but also failed to provide any background information to its audience about his activities that, in fact, undermine freedom.
...The Mayor’s office, or ABC 7 Chicago, ought to have performed a simple Google search of Black’s name; had they done so, they would have discovered the award recipient’s radical history of community organizing–one that crosses paths with Weather Underground terrorist Bill Ayers, Congressman Danny K. Davis, Socialist/Communist activist Leon Despres, Communist Party activist John Lumpkin, Former Mayor Harold Washington, convicted felon Tony Rezko, and President Barack Obama. ...More HERE