217 Today: Pro-Palestinian students want universities to stop investing in companies with ties to Israel
Tuesday, January 23, 2024
- A proposed tax cut for Illinois families would reduce child poverty by eight percent, according to research from the Illinois Economic Policy Institute.
- Yesterday marked 51 years since the U.S. Supreme Court granted nationwide abortion access with their decision in Roe v. Wade decision.
A Great Lakes advocacy organization is asking that fish companies commit to using up every part of each commercially caught fish by 2025.
In today's deep dive, we’ll learn more about how student demands for divestment are raising questions about where and how universities invest.
Reporting today contributed by Mawa Iqbal, Juanpablo Ramirez-Franco and Lisa Kurian Philip.