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LGBT blue collar workers still face adversity
Jun. 20, 2014
We take a closer look at an Illinois exoneree and how he's trying to put his life back together. And, we talk about the risks some LGBT blue collar workers still face. Then, the sounds of pianist Kuang-Hao Huang, who previews Make Music Chicago.
The music of Brazil's favelas
Jun. 11, 2014
As the 2014 World Cup begins in Brazil tomorrow, we listen to the funky music coming from Rio's slums, or favelas.
Life in Northwest Indiana's steel closet
Jun. 2, 2014
Writer looks at LGBT steelworkers in macho environment of steel mills.
A look at the latest rideshare legislation
May. 16, 2014
We get an update on the future of the rideshare industry. We compare the office styles of baby boomers and millennials. And, a preview of prom weekend taking place for some CPS students.
Could Illinois’ next governor ax gay marriage?
Mar. 12, 2014
The primary contest for governor comes shortly after the state legislature settled a divisive fight over same-sex marriage. We clarify whether any of the candidates could sweep away that decision.
LGBT community in Indiana fights marriage amendment
Feb. 11, 2014
While some consider moving away, others are determined to stay and fight.
Reeling Fest returns with a new take on queer film
Sep. 26, 2013
The Chicago LGBT International Film Festival is the second oldest in the United States. But for its 31st outing, the new programming director is changing things up.
Jane Addams and the ‘L word’
Sep. 5, 2013
The Progressive Era activist was many things: a Nobel Peace Prize winner, a social reformer, a feminist. But what about ... a lesbian? And, just why should we know in the first place?
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