Social Science as a Disaster

Social Science as a Disaster – Northwestern’s Evaluation of Ceasefire (Part II of IV)

This blog is part II of a multi-part series discussion issues surrounding the re-funding of the anti-violence program Ceasefire.  You can check out  the previously posted blog titled “The Audit of Ceasefire…..(Part I in a Series)”  You can also find every documents mentioned in the series available in PDF format in FOI Center.  Part III Read more about Social Science as a Disaster – Northwestern’s Evaluation of Ceasefire (Part II of IV)[…]

Audit

The Audit of Ceasefire….. (Part I in a Series)

One of the goals of the Chicago Justice Project is to enhance public discourse on issues where an open public discussion has been lacking or on issues where the discussion requires a greater degree of factual evidence. Nowhere is this more needed than in the discussion to re-fund the antiviolence program Ceasefire. Gary Slutkin, the Read more about The Audit of Ceasefire….. (Part I in a Series)[…]

Weekend

Weekend of Violence, Let’s Talk Response!

What are the citizens of Chicago to make of the rash of violence that broke out over the weekend of April 19th?  I would love to say that we have free access to crime statistics to determine how this seemingly outrageous rash of violence is different then we have experienced over the last several years.  Read more about Weekend of Violence, Let’s Talk Response![…]