Out West: A Mississippi Story

Out West: A Mississippi Story

In part two of our multimedia series, Out West, journalist Tiffany Walden uses her quest to find her grandmother’s Mississippi roots to connect the dots between Chicago’s West Side and the South.
Survey Says: 'Family Feud' auditions are coming to Chicago this weekend

Survey Says: ‘Family Feud’ auditions are coming to Chicago this weekend

Your mama's favorite game show is holding auditions in Chicago this weekend.
The TRiiBE makes Forbes 30 Under 30 & Adweek’s Rising Brand Stars lists

The TRiiBE makes Forbes 30 Under 30 & Adweek’s Rising Brand Stars lists

“In our mission to reshape the narrative of Black Chicago, I’m glad that our reach is growing beyond our local circles”
OPINION | This is why we NEED to care about what happened to Danye Jones in Ferguson

OPINION | This is why we NEED to care about what happened to Danye Jones in Ferguson

There’s been a silent war waging against Black activists in Ferguson for years now, and hardly anyone is paying attention.

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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

You Had Me At Black: Chicago

You Had Me At Black: Chicago

You Had Me At Black podcast recently launched its 5th season with stories from two Black Chicagoans - Meechie and Kwynn.
Undocumented Lesbian

Undocumented Lesbian

In this work of creative nonfiction, South side native Sydni Chiles writes about the difficulties of having her identity pigeonholed by societal definitions, and the beauty of finally breaking away from those definitions.
Windy

Windy

In “Windy,” a spoken word piece by Kwyn Riley, we hear her unconditional love for Chicago despite the pain it’s caused her and many others.
A Letter to Mama from the Ivory Tower

A Letter to Mama from the Ivory Tower

For Mother's Day, Northwestern University master's student Aireale Joi Rodgers pens a vulnerable letter to her mother.

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.