About Author: Renita D. Young

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Native Chicagoan Renita D. Young is a multimedia journalist currently reporting for NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune in southern Louisiana. With experience reporting on a variety of topics in three countries, she previously covered breaking news for Thomson Reuters, NBCUniversal's TheGrio.com and WVON 1690AM, among others.

Posts by Renita D. Young

  • Approaching 100 years, the organization maintains excellence in advocacy. The Chicago Urban League (CUL) has been a champion of change and a leader in the National Urban League movement with...

    The Chicago Urban League

    Approaching 100 years, the organization maintains excellence in advocacy. The Chicago Urban League (CUL) has been a champion of change and a leader in the National Urban League movement with...

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  • It’s hard to believe, but four area clubs still exclude female golfers. Here we are in the 21st century, so it’s difficult to imagine any place that denies women entry....

    No Women Allowed

    It’s hard to believe, but four area clubs still exclude female golfers. Here we are in the 21st century, so it’s difficult to imagine any place that denies women entry....

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  • These local organizations were built to inspire the Chicago girl. Developing the minds and hearts of young women is an invaluable investment in society. But in today’s world, girls face...

    Empowering Young Women

    These local organizations were built to inspire the Chicago girl. Developing the minds and hearts of young women is an invaluable investment in society. But in today’s world, girls face...

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