Hadiya Pendleton

Nine black women stand in a line on a stage

Mothers of the Movement Say Hillary Clinton is Unafraid to #SayTheirNames

Nine women—the mothers of Sandra Bland, Trayvon Martin and more—took to the stage at the DNC to endorse the candidate they feel cares the most about Black lives.

It's Still Not Enough for Michelle Obama to Attend Hadiya Pendleton's Funeral

The community wants more.

Chicago Leads Nation in Murders, With Young People Under 25 Dying Most Often

Last year the windy city experienced 100 more murders than New York City, even though NYC has three times as many residents.

Chicago Girl Who Performed at Obama Inauguration Events Killed in Shooting

The girl died when a gunman opened fire on her and other teenagers at a park in Chicago.