Page 1 of 21 Jan 2015 Issue of Call And Post in Cleveland, Ohio

See the full image with a free trial.

Start for Free

Read an issue on 21 Jan 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Call And Post.

Browse Call And Post

How to Find What You Are Looking for on This Page

We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 21 Jan 2015 Call And Post in Cleveland, Ohio. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.

Call and Post (Newspaper) - January 21, 2015, Cleveland, OhioAdd Risa Howard f it i if a Tor r Tor u \ cp/2 a Sior Steve Harvey with Street naming Honor see Story on Page 6c h a 4 a n or january 21, 2015 january 11800 Shaker blvd. Cleveland of 44120 by a Call a Post. Vol. 99 i All Ohio edition c copyright 2015, Don King h gov. Kasich cracking Down on bad i by James w. Wade Iii staff reporter Cleveland has been faced with Many problems stemming from the police department. And on the heels of the department of Justice do report Ohio governor John Kasich has formed a statewide task Force. Among the 18 appointees on the task Force Are former . Senator and former Ohio governor George Voinovich former congressman Louis Stokes department of Public safety director John bom City Council members religious leaders and Law enforcement officials. The Justice department last month issued a report that concluded Cleveland police had engaged in a pattern and practice of using excessive Force. Task Force members consist of Community leaders and representatives of Law enforcement agencies prosecutors court officials and other experts. The task Force will conduct hearings to Leam of problems and Best practices. Over the last couple of months activists have led Many marches in protests and have demanded changes from police forces. Cd Evelander a have come out asking for Martin flask and safety director Michael Mcgrath to step Down. Officers in Beavercreek and Cleveland shot and killed african americans who were holding by guns. In August police shot John Crawford of Fairfield and in november an officer shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice of Cleveland. A the Justice system in the . And Ohio Justice system lends itself to people thinking the system not Only does no to work for them but actually can work against them a a said Kasich. Kasich and attorney general Mike Dewine both republicans worked on this task Force at the urging of Bond Hill state rep. Alicia Reece Cleveland state sen. Nina Turner and Cleveland state sen. Sandra Williams All female Black democrats. A the governor and the state of Ohio hear the cries of those who have been out in the movement. We will take action. We must restore Confidence in the Justice system and Many have asked me about the police just killing Black men and not being charged a said Reece. Kasich and three members of the Ohio legislative Black caucus outlined their vision at a press conference and informed the Media that the task Force that will conduct hearings beginning Early this year and make recommendations to improve police Community relations. Talking to one of the honorary co chairs Louis Stokes he knows something has to happen and reflected Back when Rev. Members of the Ohio task Force Rev. Damon Lynch Iii rep. Alicia Reece and Iris Roley stopped by the Call amp Post to talk before going to their event at Cleveland state University to hear the concerns of the Community. Photo by James w. Wade Iii Blacks can to get a piece of Randall mall demolition by James w. Wade Iii staff reporter Black contractors have been trying to understand Why Randall Park mall demolition does not consist of any Black workers. Norman Edwards has spoken out Many times about being shut out of jobs because of companies refusing to hire Blacks. A due to the continued refusal to hire Black and minority contractors and construction workers by the Village of North Randall a mayor David Smith and Developer Stuart Lichtner Industrial reality group on the $200 million Dollar demolition and redevelopment of the former Randall Park mall we Are scheduling a massive protest and demonstration within the next 30 Days at the site a said Edwards. In a phone interview Edwards talked about How Smith As Well As Lichtner continued to ignore and refuse diversity and inclusion of Black and minority contractors and construction workers on the demolition of the former Randal Park mall and new construction of the $200 million Dollar Industrial Park that will be built on the former site. A we have reached out to mayor Smith Many times and he has not done anything about hiring Blacks and does not feel he has too a said Edwards. Randall Park mall was once Home to 200 retailers and thousands of workers. It entered a death spiral in the mid-1990s. Scads of stores cropped up in nearby suburbs siphoning shoppers. Thistledown Racetrack another attraction in a Village once known for horseracing and Breeding struggled to compete with larger venues in other states that allowed gambling. Population shifts and suburban sprawl contributed to the stranglehold in North Randall. Smaller buildings at the malls fringes emptied out. Major tenants left. Smelling blood real estate speculators crept in snapping up buildings they hoped to flip for a Quick Buck. A North Carolina investor acquired most of the mall and sat on it letting the see Blacks/4c or. Martin Luther King or. Was fighting for civil rights for Blacks. He said something has to be done to Correct the problem. A i am involved because the time is now that we must come together and fix this Issue and the governor is at least trying by starting this task Force a said Stokes. Kasich feels strongly about having everyone involved. A Community organizers elected officials and court and police officers will hold meetings throughout the state to get feedback together As a family in the state of Ohio provide people an Opportunity to speak and provide an Opportunity for needed Reform a said Kasich. State Public safety director John bom has been assigned to identify Best practices that Ohio could defuse Sions. A who feel protests overstate the treatment of african americans by the Justice see cops/4c i have a cello dream milk Dav with orchestra first place laureate of the Junior division of the 2014 Sphinx Competition Sterling Elliott 15, joined the Cleveland orchestra for their annual Rev. Or. Martin Luther King or. Birthday Celebration on sunday Jan. 18, at Severance Hail. Photo by James w. Wade Iii gop lawmaker apologizes for Obama Hitler comparison by Maria Adebola special to the Nipa from the afro american newspaper a recent tweet by United states rep. Randy Weber a Texas incited another social Media outrage when he compared president Obama to Yazi Leader Adolf Hitler. But just less than 24 hours after Weber made his thoughts Public on twitter he issued an apology before deleting the tweet. Weber a original tweet was spurred by the presidents absence at an ant terror March in Paris Jan. 11 following a recent terrorist attack. A even Adolph sic Hitler thought it More important than Obama to get to Paris. For All the wrong reasons Obama do it for right reasons a Weber stated. The Post was one of Many Public criticisms lobbed at the White House for not sending an official of higher profile than Jane Hartley the . Ambassador to France to join other world leaders for the anti terrorist rally. A i think its fair to say that we should have sent someone with a higher profile a White House spokesman Josh Earnest said in a somewhat apology. Still Weber acknowledged he might have gone too far though he claimed the mention of Hitler was not meant to be a comparison to the president. Instead he said he wanted the name drop to represent the evil that still exists. A it was not my intention to trivialize the holocaust nor to compare the president to Adolf Hitler. The mention of Hitler was meant to represent the face of evil that still exists in the world today. I now realize that the use of Hitler invokes pain and emotional trauma for those affected by the atrocities of the holocaust and victims of anti semitism and hate a Weber said in a statement. Weber has an infamous Knack for publicly criticizing the president using his twitter account. Sometime last year during the presidents state of the Union address the Washington Post referenced a Post in which the congressman referred to Obama As the word a a chef was initially a Typo that was supposed to mean the congressman was also criticized for misspelling hitlers first name in the latest tweet. Tavis Smiley examines milk a a last year in latest Book by Grace Chen contributing writer acclaimed author and television personality Tavis Smiley recently released a death of a King the real Story of Martin Luther King final this novel was created unlike any other written about or. King said Smiley who uses first person and refers to or. King As a Doc a a nickname used by Kings closest friends. A it was important for me to place readers in or. Kings space a said Smiley when asked Why he utilized such a different perspective when writing this particular text. Smiley wanted to write what King would have written for readers. A i want them to be right there with him a he said. A i want readers to feel every step he within the novel readers Are Given the Opportunity to see just what King endured in his final year in a very intimate Way. During Kings final year the conflict in Vietnam created a disturbing climate for him. King was very passionate about the triple threat that Blacks were continually facing and Vietnam touched All three a racism poverty and Mil Tavis Smiley it arism a said Smiley. These were the threats the War was killing a country full of people of color and King always believed War is the enemy of the poor and the War was annihilating people. King firmly stood against it. In Kings final year he was hospitalized several times for exhaustion. It is now Clear that King was suffering from mania depression. However Smiley says that studies have been conducted showing that people suffering with depression May have a greater empathy for the plight and posture of others. King also dealt with his greatest pressures. A it was Only a matter of time before he would die a said Smiley a also believing that you re right and see Tavis/4c r a a a wed tsars Fri sat 33/18 39/27 Sun a 9 i Facebook ii 111 Iii i 111111 Llull i a a 4 a 7 1 Quot it j periodic Tiiu postage paid dated materials

Search All Newspapers in Cleveland, Ohio

Advanced Search

Search Courier

Search the Call And Post Today with a Free Trial

We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research. With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.

Not Finding What You Were Looking for on This Page of The Call And Post?

People find the most success using advanced search. Try plugging in keywords, names, dates, and locations, and get matched with results from the entire collection of newspapers at NewspaperArchive!

Looking Courier

Browse Newspapers

You can also successfully find newspapers by these browse options. Explore our archives on your own!

By Location

By Location

Browse by location and discover newspapers from all across the world.

Browse by Location
By Date

By Date

Browse by date and find publications for a specific day or era.

Browse by Date
By Publication

By Publication

Browse old newspaper publications to find specific newspapers.

Browse by Publication
By Collection

By Collection

Browse our newspaper collections to learn about historical topics.

Browse by Collection