For the wide-eyed artists at Redmoon, an experimental theater based in Pilsen, taking bold ideas to extremes seemed to be a guiding principle, whether or not it was practical to do so.
Guns and produce change hands in very different ways.
The founding of IPRA was set to begin a new era of accountability and discipline with the CPD
“That’s such a big part of what our city has become, because of the efforts and strength that came out of the fire.”
As with many of the kids there, contact with the police in a friendly context was a new experience.
It’s easy to forget that such places exist within the city limits.
Signs screamed out in large font that almost half of Chicago’s African-American workers earn a minimum wage.
The population of ex-offenders remains a vast, underrepresented demographic.