We The People Media in the News/Holiday Appeal


We The People Media/Residents’ Journal staff regularly appear on the programs of other news organizations, providing our unique perspective on Chicago’s vibrant political scene, the future of poverty policy and progress of efforts to recreate public housing as mixed-income communities. Here are links to three recent print and radio reports in which Residents’ Journal’s staff were quoted:

Listen to Editor-in-Chief Mary C. Johns on National Public Radio’s “Here and Now” program about the past and future of public housing: http://www.hereandnow.org/2010/12/16/cabrini-green

Read Mary’s comments on the end of the North Side’s Cabrini-Green development in this story from the Associated Press:


Listen to Publisher Ethan Michaeli talk about Rahm Emmanuel and the campaign to become Chicago’s new mayor on WBEZ Public Radio’s weekly political roundtable,
“The Best Game in Town”: http://www.wbez.org/blog/best-game-town/best-game-town-14-rahms-residency-burris-bid-and-big-issues-race-mayor

Check out these appearances in other media, and make sure to look below for the articles and videos from our own national-award-winning adult reporters as well as our youth reporters.

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