Oct 9, 2014: Mary Mitchell: Chicago Sun Times: Jesse Jackson turned 73 and is still on his mission
Sept 15, 2014: Mary Mitchell: Chicago Sun Times: Charge against Adrian Peterson redefines child abuse
Dec 27, 2013: Chicago Pride: OP-ED: Mary Mitchell is dead wrong on 'Duck Dynasty' controversy
Mary Mitchell is dead wrong on a number of items in her recent column, "Phil Robertson has right to his faith without condemnation" (published Dec. 23 in the Chicago Sun-Times). She gives a complete and total pass to Robertson's comments about Muslims, Shinto Buddhists and black people, but I'll only address the homophobic remarks.
Jan 28, 2012: Chicago News Report: Sun-Times columnist, Mary Mitchell, worries about grandson going to school with too many whites?
Like clockwork, Chicago Sun-Times columnist, Mary Mitchell, has pounced on the latest white-on-black hate crime story like a pimp jumps his ho' when she ain't got his money.
Mary A. Mitchell is an editorial board member and columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times. She is a recipient of numerous journalism awards, including the prestigious Award of Excellence from the National Association of Black Journalists; the Studs Terkel Award from the Community Media Workshop; the Peter Lisagor Award from the Chicago Headliner Club; the Phenomenal Woman Award-Media from the Expo for Today's Black Woman; and the Humanitarian Award from the 100 Black Men of Chicago. In 2004, Crain's Chicago Business honored Mitchell as one of the 100 Most Influential Women in the city.