Public Narrative hosted its first Unpacking Narratives event featuring its inaugural theme, "Journalism and the Struggle of Activation" discussed by Invisible Institute's Jamie Kalven and Yohance Lacour.
Tag: South Side
Throughout her career, Chicago journalist Laura Washington sees her specialty as covering racial and social justice—but when she started out, that was often seen as a form of advocacy. “And when people would say that to me back then, I would say, why wouldn’t anyone care about racial justice? Why does that make you biased or unfair, because you’re working toward fairness? And now I don’t think people see it that way anymore.”