Black eateries boast a variety of flavors with Chicago Black Restaurant Week

Black eateries boast a variety of flavors with Chicago Black Restaurant Week

Chicago Black Restaurant Week returns with some of the best Black-owned eateries across the Chicagoland area. Pig out while you can - it ends Sunday, Feb. 18.
It’s time for hip hop to put an end to lean culture

It’s time for hip hop to put an end to lean culture

Sophisticated trap rapper Tony Cartel shares his thoughts on the deadly effects of lean culture on today’s young rappers.
New year, New Me: Protecting My House

New year, New Me: Protecting My House

On her 25th birthday, Chicago-based filmmaker Ashley Mills reflects on the mental exhaustion of always putting others before yourself.

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We Made It!

We Made It!

The TRiiBE is celebrating its first revolution around the sun in a major way - including a major fundraiser campaign and collaboration with the Chicago Reader.

 

 

Another Life

by Morgan Elise Johnson

a docu-poetry series about Chicago Black millennials seeking healing after losing a loved-one to gun violence

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The Works

Literature and Art crafted by and for Black Chicago

Gerry Staxxs Adventures: A Tale of 2 Sides

Gerry Staxxs Adventures: A Tale of 2 Sides

Gerry Staxxs walks us through what it's like to be a Black millennial navigating two distinct worlds within the same city in his short story, "Gerry Staxxs Adventures: A Tale of 2 Sides."
The Black Series

The Black Series

BLACK is a visual series capturing the colloquial expressions and shared experiences of Black folks.
The Light Project

The Light Project

LIGHT is a visual series addressing the stigma that dark skin women are "too dark" to wear bright colors.
W. Fullerton Ave.

W. Fullerton Ave.

W. Fullerton Ave. is a part poem, part prose piece capturing the weeks and months after the death of the writer's grandmother, and other moments of loss and transition.

The TRiiBE is a digital media platform showcasing innovative content to reshape the narrative of Black millennials in Chicago. Our original works in journalism and documentary, alongside creative writing and video, captures the multifaceted essence of Black Chicago from our point of view. As an independent, alternative news source, we hope to unify Black Chicago millennials in the common purpose to create a safer, more vibrant Chicago.


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