This segment was televised by PBS News Hour on December 16, 2020 by special correspondent Cat Wise and producer Sam Lane. PBS News Hour interviewed
On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020, our Leader in Residence Nneka Jones Tapia interviewed comedian and author Baratunde Thurston for Chief’s Election 2020 series. The topic of the conversation was ‘How
On Tuesday May 26, 2020 The University of Chicago Institute of Politics hosted a virtual panel to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 across the country,
Photo by Isaac Joel Torres This opinion piece was written by Dr. Nneka Jones Tapia and appeared in the Chicago Tribune on March 20, 2020.
This article ran online at WTTW Chicago on March 24, 2020. By Blair Paddock Among those most vulnerable to COVID-19 are jail and prison populations,
Our Steps to Support the 37,000 Silent Victims of Incarceration in Cook County: Children. Chicago Beyond, The Cook County Sheriff’s Office, The Chicago Children’s Museum
This article and video appeared on WTTW on July 26, 2018. Nneka Jones Tapia, the former executive director of Cook County Jail, knows what it’s like
“Without those supports, we start to see our young people go into these cycles, which makes what we’re doing so critical and imperative.” This article