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To tackle violence, it is vital that we reckon with race

The same communities that were hit hardest by COVID-19 are the communities that have been ravaged by institutional racism in housing, education, economic investment and our justice system.

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I am not okay, and you shouldn’t be either

It is all too convenient to focus on the looters and not on the voices of protesters. I challenge you to listen harder.

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Chicago must learn from L.A. and New York that murder is more than a policing problem

Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence.