Youth in Lawndale and Little Village Introduce Their Hood Their Way

Youth in Lawndale and Little Village Introduce Their Hood Their Way

My Block, My Hood, My City (M3) is a non-profit organization located in Chicago that mentors underprivileged youth. Beginning July 9, 2021, and ending August 28, they will be organizing summer tours. Teens from both Little Village and North Lawndale will be sharing stories of what goes on in their neighborhood from their point of […]

Killings Seem to Have Replaced COVID-19 Numbers in Chicago News

Killings Seem to Have Replaced COVID-19 Numbers in Chicago News

Senseless killings have recently taken the place of the news announcing how many have died from COVID-19 in Chicago. They dominate the headlines, giving the city a break from the realness of the pandemic, especially since Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced the reopening on June 11, 2021. Similar to the pandemic, the killings do not discriminate. […]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Will Not Bend on Exclusive Interview Decision

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Will Not Bend on Exclusive Interview Decision

There has been much controversy over Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) proclamation on May 19, 2021,  as she approaches her second anniversary as mayor to grant exclusive interviews to Black or Brown journalists. The mayor stood her ground on her decision Friday, June 11, 2021, during an interview with CNN, raising questions of racial representation […]

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