chicago violence

Chicago Sees Massive Weekend Violence; 57 Shot, 11 Killed

A massive wave of violence ripped through the city of Chicago this weekend, with several…

Covered with sheet by paramedics, EMT, Chicago Teen, Eric Carey

Chicago Teen Covered in Sheet by Paramedics While Alive, Dies a day Later

A 17-year old Chicago teen who was shot in the head multiple times, presumed dead; and…

Chance

In Our Cities: The Chicago Designer Behind Chance’s Overalls

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat…

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Chicago Trainer Pulls Kids from the Street to the Gym

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat…

Chicago Pastor Attracts Thousands for Anti-Violence Protest

In the midst of rising gun violence in the city of Chicago, one pastor took…

Leonore Draper

43 Shot, 5 Killed in Bloody Chicago Weekend

Despite historically brutal winters, many Chicagoans have come to fear warmer temperatures. For as the…

[ENOUGH] Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

Over the past few months, race talk in America seems to be more frequent than—and…

[ENOUGH] National Emergency Summit on Urban Violence

“The young people need the love and support, and the time, of the adults,” says…

[ENOUGH] Chicago Youth Talk Trayvon

  For young people in Chicago—a city that readily brings to mind thoughts of Black…

[ENOUGH] Can Art Reduce Neighborhood Violence?

After spending a week in the unseasonably hot sun, international artist Charles Jean-Pierre still manages…