Chicago Citizens Finally Have Police Oversight Committee

Chicago Citizens Finally Have Police Oversight Committee

Chicago’s City Council approved the controversial civilian oversight committee on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.  As a result, Mayor Lori Lightfoot can now say that she delivered one of her promises to her city. On Wednesday, the council’s 36-13 vote finally ended the two-year wait for Lightfoot to come through with something that she promised would […]

Black Americans Are Exhausted

Black Americans Are Exhausted

The Black community is exhausted. Before learning the verdict for George Floyd’s family, a police officer in Ohio killed another one from our community. Since that day, others have followed. Despite our long history of dehumanization and degradation in this country, we are the most optimistic subscribers to the American dream. From raising awareness to […]