WBEZ, Morning Shift: CPS students march for peace

June 5, 2015

I Am For Peace march

 Summer in Chicago unfortunately means a spike in violence and more specifically gun violence. With the bulk Chicago public schools set to close their doors for the summer comes worry about youth safety. So this morning students, parents, business leaders and local officials-including Mayor Emanuel-are participating in an event now in its 4th year called the I Am for Peace March. Janeya Cunningham just graduated from PerspectivesIIT Math & Science Academy and joins us live from the march.

Guest: Janeya Cunningham is a graduate of Perspectives/IIT Math & Science Academy.