At this past weekend’s “anti-bait-truck” shoe giveaway, the 25-year-old rapper declared himself a revolutionary.
Neither of the off-duty officers involved in the shooting or the dispute that preceded it were in full uniform, as police have claimed.
Formal family photo at Tiffaney Boxley’s mom’s 59th birthday circa 2011 with Joshua alone; a group photo of Tiffaney, Malik, Michael, Joshua, and Tiffaney’s nephew AkirCredit: Courtesy Joshua Beal’s Family Tiffaney Boxley, Josh, Josh’s sister in pink Aaliyah Boxley and Tiffaney Boxley’s grandmother Deborah Wilson in wheel chairCredit: Courtesy Joshua Beal’s Family Woman in pink […]
Attorney general hopeful Sharon Fairley says there’s more to her candidacy than her work for IPRA.
Sharon Fairley spoke with the Invisible Institute’s Jamie Kalven—and a room of Chicagoans sick of waiting for police reform.
Razor-sharp dramatics and an air-tight production from Teatro Vista bring a complicated, slippery world to life.
Beating children, torture by Taser, and use of the N-word: We read every word of it so you don’t have to.
But it was also the year many citizens became convinced that reform is impossible.
Demonstrators called for resisting Donald Trump, Rahm Emanuel’s resignation, and an elected Civilian Police Accountability Council.
A Reader investigation found ten cases since 2011 where police killed a civilian in Chicago and charged an accomplice with the murder.
Videos released by the Independent Police Review Authority don’t capture the shooting, but reveal a tumultuous aftermath.
Aldermen solicited input in a town hall meeting, but many in attendance seemed tired of waiting for reform.
But options for blocking biggest cop data dump in history are dwindling.
Also, City Council considers new measures on police reform.
What does the “new accountability structure” for Chicago police look like? So far, Vimeo and Soundcloud.