What Do We Do Now?

  What drives us as we continue to report on the violence here? Because of the endless gore? I don’t think so. I think we’ve reached a point where we are taking a second look,  and wondering out loud what this means. Chicago Tribune photographer Abel Uribe, in a compelling introduction to his recent photo […]

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Our Beautiful City of Invisible Walls

We live in a city of many different worlds and that’s one reason why, I think, violence lingers and afflicts us. Listen to how a German journalist, who came to Chicago to write about our vortex of violence, explains how she found our lives here: I expected Chicago to be gruesome with its headline-grabbing murder […]

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