Aug. 7, 2015
The Chicago Police Department has agreed to reform the way it stops people on the street. There’s a new float in this year’s Bud Billiken parade that calls attention to police brutality. The great granddaughter of Chicago journalist and civil rights leader Ida B. Wells is working to honor honor Wells with a monument in Bronzeville. A new public art project in Chicago gives voice to the city's statues. The American Bar Association has its first black female president.