Proviso West Alum Leads Efforts to Heal Local Racial Divide

Friday, December 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Members of a choir that performed during a Dec. 17 gospel concert convened by the Walk Across the Street initiative, headed up by Rev. Michael Wright. | Sebastian Hidalgo

When hundreds of far-right protestors, including young white supremacists and neo-Nazis armed with weapons and tiki torches, took to the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia in August, Yevette Killingsworth thought about her son, who was living in Charlottesville at the time.

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