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Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Report Looks at Civic Engagement With a Racial Equity Lens

A new report challenges the idea that Chicago has seen a decline in civic engagement.

Report Looks at Civic Engagement With a Racial Equity Lens

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Imani Green Health Advocates Connect Community, Conservation

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Imani Green Health Advocates Connect Community, Conservation

An initiative on the South Side takes a holistic approach to community health.

Imani Green Health Advocates Connect Community, Conservation

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Helping Black, Brown Entrepreneurs Succeed in Pot Industry

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Helping Black, Brown Entrepreneurs Succeed in Pot Industry

We look at Illinois’ growing cannabis industry as more dispensary licenses are issued.

Helping Black, Brown Entrepreneurs Succeed in Pot Industry

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Book Explores How Teen Conflict Turns Violent

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Book Explores How Teen Conflict Turns Violent

A new book dissects how a conflict between Chicago teenagers escalates into gun violence.

Book Explores How Teen Conflict Turns Violent

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Alzheimer’s Clinical Trial Recruiting at Black Women’s Expo

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Alzheimer’s Clinical Trial Recruiting at Black Women’s Expo

A clinical trial for an Alzheimer’s treatment is looking for participants in Chicago.

Alzheimer’s Clinical Trial Recruiting at Black Women’s Expo

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Public Art Initiative Aims to Spark Climate Action

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Public Art Initiative Aims to Spark Climate Action

Eleven public art groups receive funding from a local nonprofit.

Public Art Initiative Aims to Spark Climate Action

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Proposal to Use Real Estate Transfer Tax to Build Housing

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Proposal to Use Real Estate Transfer Tax to Build Housing

A grassroots movement fighting homelessness in Chicago proposes a new tax as a solution.

Proposal to Use Real Estate Transfer Tax to Build Housing

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices New DePaul Exhibit Explores State Violence and Reparations

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

New DePaul Exhibit Explores State Violence and Reparations

An art exhibition drawing parallels among torture techniques from Chicago to Cuba.

New DePaul Exhibit Explores State Violence and Reparations

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Program Teaches Teens About Nature Stewardship

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Program Teaches Teens About Nature Stewardship

An internship connects teen environmentalists with the Illinois prairie.

Program Teaches Teens About Nature Stewardship

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Minnie Miñoso Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame July 24

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Minnie Miñoso Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame July 24

White Sox favorite Minnie Minoso will be enshrined in baseball's Hall of Fame this weekend

Minnie Miñoso Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame July 24

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Hoops in the Hood Takes Basketball to the Backyard

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Hoops in the Hood Takes Basketball to the Backyard

A basketball camp that is taking back Chicago streets while creating safe spaces for kids.

Hoops in the Hood Takes Basketball to the Backyard

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Chicago Guaranteed Income Pilot Rolls Out

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Chicago Guaranteed Income Pilot Rolls Out

Community partners' hopes for Chicago's Resilient Communities guaranteed income pilot.

Chicago Guaranteed Income Pilot Rolls Out

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices New Memoir Highlights Bronzeville's Rich History & Culture

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

New Memoir Highlights Bronzeville's Rich History & Culture

A new book capturing what it was like to grow up in Bronzeville during the 1950s and 60s

New Memoir Highlights Bronzeville's Rich History & Culture

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices The Last Word on the Power of Praise

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

The Last Word on the Power of Praise

A Chicago poet paying tribute to powerful Black men and women leaves us with the last word

The Last Word on the Power of Praise

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Chicago Residents Feel Lack of Attention on Gun Violence

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Chicago Residents Feel Lack of Attention on Gun Violence

The shooting in Highland Park sparked outrage nationwide.

Chicago Residents Feel Lack of Attention on Gun Violence

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Unserved Warrant Discovered in Emmett Till Lynching Case

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Unserved Warrant Discovered in Emmett Till Lynching Case

An unserved warrant charges Carolyn Bryant Donham in the 1955 kidnapping of Emmett Till.

Unserved Warrant Discovered in Emmett Till Lynching Case

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices The Last Word On African Innovation

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

The Last Word On African Innovation

The Field Museum's new assistant curator gives us The Last Word on African innovation.

The Last Word On African Innovation

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices New Play 'The Billboard' Explores Reproductive Rights Debate

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

New Play 'The Billboard' Explores Reproductive Rights Debate

A theatrical production about abortion hits the stage in Chicago.

New Play 'The Billboard' Explores Reproductive Rights Debate

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Cook County Restorative Justice Program Sees First Graduates

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Cook County Restorative Justice Program Sees First Graduates

A new South Side program choosing rehabilitation over prison sentences.

Cook County Restorative Justice Program Sees First Graduates

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Black Voices: Future of Abortion Rights

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Black Voices: Future of Abortion Rights

Abortion rights and what's next after the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

Black Voices: Future of Abortion Rights

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices What’s Next After Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. Wade

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

What’s Next After Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. Wade

The Supreme Court overturns Roe V Wade. What it means for Illinois.

What’s Next After Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. Wade

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices How High Inflation is Affecting Families

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

How High Inflation is Affecting Families

Americans have been hit with sticker shock at the grocery store and gas station.

How High Inflation is Affecting Families

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices DuSable Museum Gets New Name, New Look

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

DuSable Museum Gets New Name, New Look

The historic DuSable Museum gets a name change. Why it's adding "education" to the title.

DuSable Museum Gets New Name, New Look

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight: Black Voices Chicago Office Aims to Assist Formerly Incarcerated People

Chicago Tonight: Black Voices

Chicago Office Aims to Assist Formerly Incarcerated People

A one-on-one interview with Chicago's new Director of Re-entry, Willette Benford.

Chicago Office Aims to Assist Formerly Incarcerated People