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Southside October 29, 2018
After the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald, can a new state’s attorney bring real reform to Chicago?
Commentary October 28, 2018
Can the conviction of Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke finally force policing into the 21st century?
Commentary October 16, 2018
A retired police officer reflects on the Jason Van Dyke verdict.
News September 29, 2016
A new docu-series, ‘America Divided,’ explores inequality, issue by issue.
News March 16, 2016
After voters oust two prosecutors for failing to hold police accountable, maybe.
News December 15, 2015
The Laquan McDonald killing was preceded by years of documented violence.
News December 2, 2015
Chicago’s chief became a political liability.
Q&A November 25, 2015
Revisiting a 30-year concept that is used to justify deadly force.