Reset sits down with one of the Chicago Prize finalists to hear about their proposal for bettering the lives of West Side residents.
In honor of Black History Month, Reset takes a look into Carl Cotton — the first African American taxidermist at the Field Museum.
Officials say there’s an uptick in human trafficking in cities hosting major sports events. Chicago hosts NBA All-Star weekend in two weeks.
Capital Good Fund offering loans in Illinois with more reasonable terms as an alternative to payday loans and other high-interest options.
A new report busts some myths and offers nuances about Chicago’s declining black population and its correlation to racial inequality.
The U.S. Census Bureau has not yet reached its goal to hire 30,000 temporary workers in Illinois for the decennial headcount this spring.
Some migrant parents send their children across the border without them to escape harsh living conditions. They ask: “What would you do?”
Fifth Third Bank is using the federal Opportunity Zones program to invest $20 million in Chicago neighborhoods starving for private dollars.
Survivors of police torture and activists say the city of Chicago isn’t upholding its promises from a sweeping 2015 reparations package.
In her new book, Chicago native and Georgetown University professor Marcia Chatelain uncovers how fast food became a fixture in black communities.