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From the Peabody Award nominated C13Originals Studio, and the creators of Root of Evil, comes a new documentary series about the stories, and family we can’t escape.Jackee Taylor has been hidden in WITSEC, better known as the Witness Protection Program, for almost 40 years. But after a strange and violent incident reveals secrets about her past, Jackee begins a journey to find out the truth about herself, and her family. Hers is a twisted tale of darkness, murder, mystery, tragedy, and resil ...
 
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There is growing proof that our zip code can better determine our health than our own DNA. Factors such as social connections, financial security, and lack of resources can prevent a person from reaching their best health-with racism and classism as the major barriers.\r\n\r\nWhile policy and systems change are long term solutions, more attention c…
 
In February 2022, Joyce Pan Huang was tapped by Mayor Justin Bibb to serve as Cleveland\'s next Director of City Planning, succeeding Freddy Collier, Jr. who held the position for nearly a decade. She brings a fresh perspective to the role, as Joyce is the first woman, mother, and Asian-American to hold the position.\r\n\r\nJoyce spent six years at…
 
For months after three white men chased Ahmaud Arbery to his death, Georgia of 2020 looked disconcertingly like Georgia of 1950. Hank Klibanoff would know. He is a son of the South, professor at Emory University, and created the Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project--a journalistic exploration of unpunished racially motivated killings during the …
 
According to Hannah Halbert, \"Public policy put me here.\" She grew up in rural Kentucky, raised by her mother who held several jobs and wrote obituaries for the local paper. Social Security dependent benefits gave her mom security after losing her dad in a workplace shooting. Later on, her stepdad worked as a coa--l miner in a region where the Un…
 
Our country has just begun to emerge from one of the most significant mass disruptions to American education in our history. In its wake, parents across the country are asking more and more questions about how our schools are meeting the needs of their children, and teachers are facing never-before-seen challenges.\r\n\r\nOn February 7, 2017, Betsy…
 
Our elders, especially those experiencing dementia and Alzheimer's are often isolated in nursing homes or segregated in elder-care settings, making the final years of life feel lonely and devoid of meaning. But what if we could radically change how we interact with our older loved ones?\r\n\r\nAnne Basting, artist and author of Creative Care: A Rev…
 
Over the past two years, few have had a better view of workplace upheaval than human resource managers. In their roles, they oversee constantly evolving COVID-19 policies, are managing a new hybrid workforce, are addressing workplace inequities, and are tasked with creating safe and welcoming spaces as employees return to their jobs. Add to this, t…
 
Speeches have the power to educate, incite, and inspire. But for almost every delivered speech, there exists an undelivered opposite. These "second speeches" provide a tantalizing, sometimes terrifying window into what could have been if not for changes of heart or momentous turns of events.\r\n\r\nIn Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches that Woul…
 
The greatest threat to American democracy, says David Pepper isn\'t the high-profile antics of national politicians. In his new book, Laboratories of Autocracy, he posits that the greatest danger to democracy is in our own statehouses, and the dismantling of democratic institutions is happening right under our noses.\r\n\r\nPepper points to often u…
 
This year, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage celebrates the finalists of our 14th annual Stop the Hate contest, and The City Club of Cleveland is celebrating the winners of The Hope and Stanley Adelstein Free Speech Essay Contest.\r\n\r\nThe Stop the Hate contest, which annually awards $100,000 to 6th - 12th grade students and schools in Northeas…
 
The Constitution is the prevailing guiding document of law, values, and governance for our country. It has withstood some of the most turbulent times in our Nation\'s history and, during these times of change, is once again being put to the test.\r\n\r\nJudge Patricia Ann Blackmon was the first woman of color elected to court of appeals in Ohio and…
 
The slide toward autocracy among some European nations has called into question the health of European democracy and the upending of politics as we know it in Europe. This changing tenor has proved a challenge, and as in the case of NATO, the strength of the European Union is being revisited.\r\n\r\nIn early April, Viktor Orban, Hungary\'s authorit…
 
The story of Ms. Susan Burton is a story of redemption and overcoming the odds. After the loss of her 5-year old son, addiction took hold of Ms. Burton sending her on a decades-long journey of incarceration and recidivism. After six separate stints in prison, Ms. Burton found sobriety and founded her own nonprofit, A New Way of Life, which aims to …
 
As part of his political campaign, President Joe Biden laid out the groundwork for significant leaps and change in healthcare.\r\n\r\nPresident Biden issued nearly 40 executive orders during his first 100 days in office, about 12 of which were specifically targeted to address changes in healthcare. Some orders made way for easier access to Medicaid…
 
There\'s a prevailing narrative in America that free markets are an equal opportunity employer--that with the right amount of grit, determination and entrepreneurial spirit, anyone can make it. But how equal is the opportunity out there, really? And for those Black men and women who have made it, and now lead successful multimillion dollar enterpri…
 
The war in Ukraine has put the sum of U.S. Senator Rob Portman\'s work directly into the spotlight. As the co-chair of the Senate Ukraine Caucus, Portman has been working across the aisle to build support for the emerging democracy in Eastern Europe and led a bipartisan delegation to Ukraine in January to meet with President Zelenskyy and other Ukr…
 
Established in 1970, the United States Environmental Protection Agency is the leading federal agency working to protect public health, as well as maintain and restore critical watersheds like the Great Lakes. Currently executing on President Biden\'s Build Back Better agenda, the U.S. EPA is providing critical support to communities addressing long…
 
In November 2021, Ohio\'s 11th Congressional District underwent a special election to fill the seat previously held by Marcia Fudge, who joined the Biden Administration as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. Before redistricting, the district has been one of two majority-minority Ohio districts protected under the Voting Rights Act of 1965.…
 
The City Club of Cleveland is pleased to host the annual State of the City Address. This free public event will be held in Silver Hall, at the Maltz Performing Arts Center on the campus of Case Western Reserve University.\r\n\r\nMayor Justin M. Bibb will speak to the accomplishments of his first 100 days in office, the progress of the economic reco…
 
In November 2021, Ohio\'s 11th Congressional District underwent a special election to fill the seat previously held by Marcia Fudge, who joined the Biden Administration as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. Before redistricting, the district has been one of two majority-minority Ohio districts protected under the Voting Rights Act of 1965.…
 
The Presidential power to nominate a Supreme Court justice and Senate\'s power to confirm that nomination is one of the pillars of our country\'s checks-and-balances system. Yet, the politics and tensions over this process has escalated over recent years. The sudden death of Antonin Scalia in early 2016 led to a successful effort to block Obama\'s …
 
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have been educating Black men and women for more than 100 years. Current leading indicators from high college graduation to rates to affordability point to HBCU\'s important role in supporting our country\'s leaders and scholars of color.\r\n\r\nIn March of 2015, Mary Schmidt Campbell, PhD was na…
 
The story of Cleveland\'s 1948 baseball season is America\'s story. A year that happened to include a World Series victory is also the year when the integration of Major League Baseball took major steps forward, with Cleveland breaking barriers for the American League. The relationships among some of the central figures--Negro League stars Satchel …
 
How does a legacy energy company get to net zero carbon? Answering that question--while simultaneously meeting the demands of customers, shareholders and the community--is at the top of the agenda for Dominion Energy\'s Robert Blue. In early 2020, Blue announced the legacy energy company would set a course for net zero carbon and methane emissions …
 
Leading up to the primary election on May 3rd, 2022, The City Club of Cleveland will be speaking with candidates running for Cuyahoga County Executive.\r\n\r\nLast year, incumbent County Executive Armond Budish announced he would not run for reelection, launching a race for a seat that would oversee the second most-populous county in Ohio--and one …
 
Leading up to the primary election on May 3rd, 2022, The City Club of Cleveland will be speaking with candidates running for Cuyahoga County Executive.\r\n\r\nLast year, incumbent County Executive Armond Budish announced he would not run for reelection, launching a race for a seat that would oversee the second most-populous county in Ohio--and one …
 
As President Biden began his term, the New York Times commented that the President had entered his office with the \"largest team ever assembled inside the White House to tackle global warming.\" It was a bold move after several years of disruptions and disinvestment throughout multiple federal agencies.\r\n\r\nIncluded on this new team in the Offi…
 
Leading up to the primary election on May 3, 2022, The City Club of Cleveland will be speaking with candidates running for Cuyahoga County Executive.\r\n\r\nLast year, incumbent County Executive Armond Budish announced he would not run for reelection, launching a race for a seat that would oversee the second most-populous county in Ohio--and one th…
 
For more than two decades, The City Club of Cleveland has hosted the annual High School Debate Championship.\r\n\r\nEvery year, the top two area high school debaters square off in a classic \"Lincoln-Douglas\" style debate at a Friday forum. This gives the debaters the opportunity to compete-not only for the judges and the audience in the room-but …
 
The debate over free speech on college and university campuses has become a dominant issue facing higher education. Reports on the implementation of university speech codes and trigger warning policies, the establishment of free-speech zones and safe spaces, and protests over the views expressed by faculty or invited speakers have ignited fierce co…
 
A recent birth of a baby gorilla at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo--the first in their 139 year history--has focused the community\'s attention on the plight of the Western lowland gorilla, a critically endangered species. The zoo has used this as an opportunity to raise awareness about and financial support for the conservation work they do around t…
 
The news from Ukraine is changing by the hour, but some parts of the story are unchanging: a fledgling European democracy is finding its sovereignty threatened by a hostile neighbor led by an autocrat. As the conflict with Russia continues, facts are in as much dispute as the border itself, and the exact nature of the aggression and the response is…
 
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