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AuthorKira Leadholm

Kira Leadholm is the co-editor-in-chief of Redacted Magazine. Kira recently returned from a year living in Kazakhstan where she reported on the climate crisis, LGBT+ rights, labor issues and the arts. Currently, she studies social justice and investigative reporting at Medill School of Journalism, and she holds a B.A. from the University of Chicago.

An eviction crisis looms in Chicago. The Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign has a solution

When I came to take a photograph of Willie J.R. Fleming, the co-founder of the Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign, he could hardly spare a moment between back-to-back phone calls with some of Chicago’s most influential power brokers.   While on the phone with the Chief of Staff for Cook … Continue Reading An eviction crisis looms in Chicago. The Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign has a solution

The unsolved cases of missing and murdered women: A proposed bill would look into 50 strangulation cases on the South and West Sides

A map of Chicago’s 51 unsolved female homicides generated by the Murder Accountability Project/Thomas Hargrove Thomas Hargrove, a retired investigative journalist, felt something was suspicious as he analyzed Chicago homicide … Continue Reading The unsolved cases of missing and murdered women: A proposed bill would look into 50 strangulation cases on the South and West Sides