“I like being able to respond to the public, and let them know we're listening, and we're not just in some ivory tower."
Continuing the Chicago Community, Media & Research Partnership during COVID-19
Highlights from our latest newsletter
A letter from our president
"Life isn't just about what a politician said. It's important to get them on the record, but we also need to get the heartbeat of a city. It's important to get those voices from neighborhoods and communities.”
Headlines from our latest newsletter
"Democracy is in peril if we don't support quality journalism."
Midwest supper clubs, The Staple Singers, and minor league baseball. Newspapers, radio, documentaries, books and blogs. Dave Hoekstra is omnivorous in his approach to journalism, and the kinds of stories he likes to tell.
Headlines from our April newsletter: Coronavirus resources, Terkel news, a new blog featuring Tracy Baim, and more
“Any time you tell me I can’t do something, I will work even harder,” said Tracy Baim, in the first of a series of blog posts featuring past Studs Terkel Community Media Award winners.