2020 Press Archive

"A Curveball For Civics: How Chicago Classrooms Are Responding To An Unusual Election"– Chalkbeat Chicago | 11/04/20

"Chicago High Schoolers Educate Voters On Civic Duty"– Public News Service | 10/28/20

"Race In Chicago: Behind The Effort To Bring Mental Health Services In Minority Communities"– NBC Chicago | 10/28/20

"Community Sends Message of Peace, Unity Amid Rising Gun Violence in Albany Park"– WTTW Chicago | 09/21/20

"Chicago’s Lack of Affordable Housing Hurting Latino Families"– WTTW Chicago | 09/19/20

"While We March Against Police Brutality, Guns Are Killing Our Children"– Chicago Sun-Times | 09/02/20

"Youth call on Chicago Board of Education to remove police from schools"– Austin Talks | 08/26/20

"Chicago school board votes to renew contract with CPD"– Crains Business | 08/26/20

"Amid protests, Chicago Board of Education votes to keep school police, but also moves to create phase-out plan"– Chicago Tribune | 08/26/20

"CPS board votes to keep police in schools despite student protests"– Chicago Sun-Times | 08/26/20

"CPS Board To Vote On Plan To Phase Out Police In Schools Wednesday"– BlockClub Chicago | 08/25/20

"At CPS high schools, a stark racial divide on when cops are called on students and arrests"– Chicago Sun-Times | 08/21/20

"CPS says police officers removed from 17 high schools, announces School Resource Officer program reforms"– ABC7 | 08/19/20

"Police in Chicago Public Schools will get more training and oversight in reforms announced by Mayor Lori Lightfoot"– Chicago Tribune | 08/19/20

"Ahead Of A Key Contract Vote, Chicago Public Schools Retools The School Police Program"– WBEZ | 08/19/20

"CPS Announces New Reforms to School Resource Officer Program"– WTTW | 08/19/20

"Under Pressure, Chicago Unveils More Reforms To School Police Program"– Chalkbeat | 08/19/20

"Friends, Family Honor Teen Activist Caleb Reed"– Third Coast Review | 08/05/20

"Family remembers slain teen activist who worked against gun violence, police in schools"– WGN9 | 08/04/20

"‘So Much Grief': Teen Activist Killed in Weekend Shooting Mourned by Family, Friends"– NBC Chicago | 08/04/20

"Friends and family remember Caleb Reed"– Chicago Sun-Times | 08/04/20

"Column: Chicago’s unending violence, and the children we’ll never have the chance to meet"– Chicago Tribune | 08/04/20

"Community leaders vow to carry on work of slain activist Caleb Reed, and will press his high school to remove Chicago cops"– Chicago Tribune  | 08/04/20

"That Boy Was Loved’: Family, Friends Gather to Remember Slain Teen Activist Caleb Reed"– WTTW | 08/04/20

"Loved Ones Honor Slain Teen Activist Caleb Reed: ‘I’m Going To Keep Pushing His Legacy No Matter What’"– Block Club Chicago | 08/04/20

"Rising teen activist killed in shooting in West Rogers Park"– WTTW | 08/03/20

"Chicago Police: Arrest Made in Friday Murder of 9-Year-Old Boy"– WTTW | 08/03/20

"Young activist shot, killed in Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood"– ABC7 | 08/03/20

"Teen activist Caleb Reed slain in West Rogers Park"– Chicago Tribune | 08/03/20

"Heartbreak After 17-Year-Old Activist Caleb Reed Is Found Shot Dead"– CBS | 08/03/20

"Teen Activist Fatally Shot Friday Afternoon In West Ridge"– Block Club Chicago  | 08/03/20

"Young activist dies after shooting in West Rogers Park"– Yahoo News | 08/03/20

"34 Shot, 9 Fatally, Over Weekend in Chicago: Police"– NTD News | 08/03/20

"Young Activist Dies After Being Shot In West Rogers Park. ‘We can honor him by continuing the call to end gun violence."– Chicago Tribune | 08/03/20

"Student Activist Killed In Shooting Weeks After Protesting Police Presence In CPS"– Chicago Sun-Times | 08/02/20

"Nationwide Debate Sparks Calls To Remove Police Officers From Schools"– Fox News | 07/22/20

"Growing Calls For Schools To Remove Resource Officers Over Student Safety Concerns"– NBC Chicago | 06/28/20

"Debate Over Police Inside Chicago Schools"– WGN9 | 06/21/20

"Students, Parents Call For End Of CPD's Contract With CPS"– WBBM Radio | 06/16/20

"Exigen Sacar A La Policia De Las Escuelas Publicas"– Univision Chicago | 06/16/20

"Chicago Aldermen Call for Police to Be Pulled From CPS Schools"– WTTW | 06/16/20

"Chicago Aldermen Propose Removing Police From Public Schools"– Associated Press News | 06/16/20

"Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools"– NBC Chicago | 06/16/20

"Aldermen Push To Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools"– WGN9 | 06/16/20

"Aldermen, Activists Press For Moving Police Out Of Chicago Public Schools"– Chicago Tribune | 06/16/20

"Aldermen, CPS Students Continue Push For Police-Free Schools: ‘You Have A Bad Day, You Get To Go To Jail?"– Chicago Sun-Times | 06/16/20

"Chicago Aldermen Propose Removing Police From Public Schools"– Fox News Chicago | 06/16/20

"It’s Time To Get Police Out Of Schools, New Ordinance Says — But Will Mayor Get On Board?"– BlockClub Chicago | 06/16/20

"Chicago aldermen to introduce ordinance to remove CPD officers from CPS"– ABC7 | 06/16/20

"Chicago Aldermen Propose Removing Police From Public Schools"– U.S.News | 06/16/20

"Some Chicago city council members join efforts to remove police from schools"– Chalkbeat Chicago | 06/15/20

"Fueled By Protests, School Districts Across The Country Cut Ties With Police"– Washington Post | 06/12/20

"How Student Activism Shaped The Black Lives Matter Movement"-Forbes Magazine | 06/04/20

"Special Training For School Police: How Do Young People Feel About It?"– WBEZ | 05/26/20

"Distance Learning During Coronavirus Worsens Race, Class Inequality in Education"– Teen Vogue | 05/01/20

'We’re Really on Edge:' As the Coronavirus Disrupts Family Life, Teens Are Taking on Adult Responsibilities"– Time Magazine | 04/30/20

"For young people of color, the coronavirus is a triple whammy along with poverty and violence"– Chicago Sun-Times | 04/11/20

"60 Affordable Apartments Proposed For Albany Park Using City Tax Credits"– BlockClub Chicago | 04/10/20

"Coronavirus Chicago: Concerns about paying rent, mortgages grow with payments due amid COVID-19 shutdowns"– ABC7 | 04/01/20

"Chicago Police In Schools To Stay Out Of Discipline Matters"– WBEZ | 01/15/20