Activism

Lifting up the Mid-South Side

Sol Anderson on LIFT’s holistic approach to breaking the cycle of poverty and their Mid-South Side relaunch

“This is my 15th, 20th year of doing this, but I’m still an optimist, still believe beyond belief that we can do it and the way I see it happening is that someone has to make the first step and that’s why it’s important for us to make this move.”

Education

Remember Who You’re Working For

CPS students discuss impact of education crisis on their lives

Cam Bauchner

“It doesn’t make sense to give money to the schools that already have a lot of money and give neighborhood schools nothing and expect neighborhood schools to perform better.”