Violene Against Women Event Invitation

Documenting Violence Against Women: Justice Begins with Truth

Join Steve Edwards, from the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago, as he moderates a discussion among journalists, advocates for survivors, and criminal justice leaders, for a discussion about violence against women, its news coverage, and the potential for increased data access to impact the public discussion. This event is Sold Out! The Read more about Documenting Violence Against Women: Justice Begins with Truth[…]

sexual assault

Lack of Reliable Sexual Assault Numbers

The mere idea that anyone, including the agencies of our criminal justice system, has a real grasp on how often women are sexually assaulted in our city is nonsense  In fact the real decisions about how many sexual assault complaints end up in the final numbers are significantly impacted by decisions made in the shadows Read more about Lack of Reliable Sexual Assault Numbers[…]

Cohen

Cohen & Reporting on Domestic Violence

In thinking about the Cohen story, I am wondering who prompted the media to write about it the day after the elections.  This seems to be the work of the Republican Party in Illinois, and to tell you the truth I do not blame them.  I am sure that the Republicans are very happy that Read more about Cohen & Reporting on Domestic Violence[…]

Cohen

Cohen & Reporting on Domestic Violence

In thinking about the Cohen story, I am wondering who prompted the media to write about it the day after the elections.  This seems to be the work of the Republican Party in Illinois, and to tell you the truth I do not blame them.  I am sure that the Republicans are very happy that Read more about Cohen & Reporting on Domestic Violence[…]