Laquan McDonald, WVON’s Most Fascinating Person of 2015

#MFP2015 – Segment 4 – No. 1 – Laquan McDonald Transcript As we write this, the future of the “most American of American cities” – as our mayor calls it – remains in the balance. Chicago’s fourth quarter was met READ MORE

Guest Appearance on “How We Got Here” (12|12|15)

I joined writer/radio personality (and one of my former teachers), Seth Tower-Hurd,  for an episode of his podcast How We Got Here. We discussed everything from the Mag Mile protests in Chicago to the secret prisons in Hohman Square.  In his byline, READ MORE

Advancing Police & Community Accountability, a Chicago Urban League Forum

Amid non-stop protests following the release of the disturbing Laquan McDonald shooting video {warning: graphic}, the Chicago Urban League pulled together a forum to examine the need for police reform and better oversight when it comes to police-involved shootings. Here are few READ MORE