Following a hearing on trauma deserts in Chicago, activists rallied in front of the UCMC to demand a trauma center on the South Side.
Far from simply “shaming” those in charge, trauma center activists cultivate ties with local figures and groups working toward change.
If activists want to see a trauma center on the South Side, they may want to take their cause to City Hall.
We must evaluate necessity of campus cops.
UCPD’s actions speak to wider structual inequalities in our society.
The UCPD’s treatment of protestors raises concerns about student safety and community trust.