Your home and its value are what gives many Americans a step up on the economic ladder. But if you’re writing about home values,…
"It's about creating a public ready to receive those stories and then together act on what they have learned." ~ Daniel Ash, Chicago Community Trust
Ever vigilant, Robert Feder picked up on the chatter on Twitter last Thursday when we unveiled our new name and posted this story....
Louis B. “Studs” Terkel was our patron saint from the founding of the organization in 1989, until he died in 2008. Join us this year to honor our class of 2016 winners.
We believe in open dialogue, respectful discourse and the idea that power benefits from inclusion, rather than exclusion. We believe in not being silent even if the discussion is difficult.
In April, 2015, we hosted a national specialized reporting institute to help reporters better cover the issues of race, police and community....
"My life belongs to the whole community, as as long as I live it is my privilege to do for it what I can." Studs Terkel quotes George Bernard Shaw
Magda Panetlis runs the Polish Daily News. She talks about the impact Public Narrative’s ethnic and community media project had on revitalizing her news organization.
"I love the Studs Terkel Awards ... to meet journalists who inspire me. ... this work is so important." ~ Monica Eng, WBEZ
Our journalism fellow, Mirkica Popovik, on the Chicago Housing Initiative Coalition budget crisis.