Chicago kids can be a force for justice, but they’re not always getting it

By JENNIFER MARTIN CHAPMAN/THE VERGE By a team of researchers and community members, we’re bringing Chicago’s kids back into the mainstream, and changing the way they’re viewed.It’s an ambitious plan that we’ve been working on for years and one that’s only just beginning.We call it “The Journey.”Here’s what you...

Why the DOJ is investigating DC Comics over ‘Justice League’ cover

On the heels of the Justice League film’s box office success, the Department of Justice announced Thursday that it is investigating “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” for potential copyright infringement.The agency’s complaint, filed in federal court in Virginia, cites the film’s use of the Superman symbol, its depiction...

Which justice has the most female fans?

We are not trying to make a judgement on who’s the best, or the worst, or who’s a man and who’s not.We are trying to understand the fans’ reaction to a character’s gender.The more we can understand, the better the characters will be.That’s why we want to make sure...

Justice Center to Open New Office in Portland

Portland, Ore.— The Justice Center of the Northwest announced Wednesday it will open its new Portland office, with a focus on addressing justice issues for the marginalized and people of color.The center, located in Portland’s historic Pioneer Courthouse Square, is located in the heart of the city’s historic African-American...

Why you should love and hate the Portland Justice Center

Posted August 15, 2018 11:17:16 The Portland Justice center is an icon of the city and its reputation as a model for justice reform.And it’s in a state of disrepair.We wanted to know why it’s been there for so long.We spoke with two of its residents, one who was...