Development | Greater Grand Crossing | Politics

The Right to Beauty

Ethical Redevelopment presents a new guideline for conscientious urban development practices

Onstage, a man was delivering a stream of words and a woman translated his words into a stream of movement. Together, real-estate developer Peter Levavi and dancer Stacy Patrice composed a marriage of language and body, as if to symbolize the union of two phrases on the screen behind them: “ethical” and “redevelopment.”

Police | Politics

The Numbers Game

What's the truth behind IPRA's statistics?

Ellie Mejia

“The numbers might look good,” Davis said, “but [those programs] sacrifice the quality of investigation.”

Stage & Screen

The Uneven Playing Field

Kartemquin’s latest documentary illustrates the harsh realities that thwart CPS students’ college dreams

Courtesy of Kartemquin

Effort does not determine outcome in the game of life—race, gender, and socioconomic background do.