Author: Esmeralda Cruz

Esmeralda Cruz es una líder de Healing to Action. Tiene dos hijos en CPS. Esmeralda Cruz is a leader with Healing to Action. She has two sons in CPS.

Survivors in Chicago Say Sex Education Creates Stronger Communities

Lea este artículo en español aqui. Chicago has a gender-based violence problem.  Less than four years ago, a report exposed how Chicago Public Schools (CPS) failed to support over 500 survivors of sexual violence. Last month, we learned the Chicago Park District is dealing with a similar problem where decision-makers ignored the voices of survivors speaking out against systemic sexual…