community activism

PBS NewsHour EXTRA: Choose your own current event!


In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson, students choose their own current event! We also highlighted a special segment about a photographer who took photos of American bald eagles who was deported back to Yemen. Continue reading

Chicago community groups look for solutions to frequent gun violence


Despite targeted efforts to reduce gun violence, the city of Chicago has already experienced 500 homicides in 2016 — the most in a single year in over two decades. Continue reading

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