A Night of Gun Violence in Chicago

A Night of Gun Violence in Chicago

By Hale Briner, age 12   On August 4, 41 people in Chicago were shot in from Saturday through Sunday morning, five fatally. The cause of the gun violence was mostly gang involved, according to the Chicago Police Department. There are many organizations trying to...

Connecting Worlds Through Photojournalism

By SAMUEL MARTINEZ, age 12 Through her work, DeCesare learned that gang violence is often both a symptom and a cause of the trauma that the young subjects of her photos had to deal with. PHOTO: Donna DeCesare Photojournalist Donna DeCesare’s newly released bilingual...