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These Tragedies
By Caleb Dunson Three mass shootings in 10 days. 32 dead. 213 mass shootings this year. In classrooms, in churches, in nightclubs. At flea markets, on …

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These Tragedies
By Caleb Dunson Three mass shootings in 10 days. 32 dead. 213 …
Grief
By Yaz Tadross. Photo credit @hannahsbusy.
CONFRONTING THE PAST HELPS DRAW THE POISON 
By: Ojo Taiye Ojo Taiye is a young Nigerian who uses poetry …
4 Days Before Christmas
By Jordan Esparza In the beginning of December, my dad contacted our …
Between Worlds
By Caleb Dunson In the summertime, music blares from cars and homes. …
Cloud Envy
By Atlas Quest CW // Suicide: This poem includes discussion on suicidal …
Being Black in America
By king Moosa Being Black in America, I preserver but I swear …
13 Summers
By King Moosa Swollen throat, rusted chain attached to the handcuff of …
Somewhere
By King Moosa Some where in America grief paints the pavement of …
Support for SB 0563: The Judicial Quality Act
By Elijah Gelman, an undergraduate intern with Chicago Appleseed Center for Fair …
Prisoners or Pariahs: Why HB 1872 Should Be Passed
By Sidney Davis III The proposed House Bill 1872 (HB1872) seeks to …
Hope
By Caleb Dunson, Chicago Votes Inaugural Brian Sleet Fellow I’ve been thinking …
Chicago, It’s Time to Take Advantage of the Political Moment
By Caleb Dunson, Chicago Votes Inaugural Brian Sleet Fellow When I took …
Breaking Down Barriers
By Caleb Dunson, Chicago Votes Inaugural Brian Sleet Fellow I spent an …
After the Election
By Caleb Dunson, Chicago Votes Inaugural Brian Sleet Fellow After weeks of …

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Mental Health: Accessing Help

Charlie Nutley, Atlas Quest, and Rita Carmona join our host Gaby Bosquez to discuss mental health, mental illness, and accessing help. This episode was directed by Matt Woods and produced by Chicago Votes in partnership with Street Level, a program of Urban Gateways.

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