Press Coverage

Pastor Corey Brooks, Op-Ed in The Chicago Tribune [the day of New Trier’s racial seminar day, February 28, 2017]. “New Trier’s Seminar Day lineup on Tuesday offered an unbalanced view of what the organizers called “Understanding Today’s Struggle for Racial Civil Rights.” Racial civil rights may not be the correct term since modern-day American law protects each citizen’s political and social freedom. “Race dictates everything” appeared to be the aim of New Trier’s scheduled workshops.”

“School Seminar Near Chicago Sparks Civil Rights, Race Debate,” Associated Press, February 26, 2017.

“Veering Left, Education Advocacy Group Pushes Identity Politics at New Trier” — North Cook News, February 26, 2017.  Mimi Rodman, the leader of the anti-balance, anti-diverse views group, serves as Executive Director of, which solicited money from petition signers.

Pastor Corey Brooks,  “Comments on New Trier School Board Meeting , Big John and Ray, WLS 890, February 21, 2017.

White Guilt Invades Elite Illinois High School“, The Weekly Standard, Dennis Byrne, February 21, 2017.

Betsy Hart is a New Trier Parent who wants Balance in a Civil Rights Symposium” Big John and Ray, WLS 890, February 20, 2017.

It’s Racial Indoctrination Day at an Upscale Chicagoland School,” Wall Street Journal, Peter Berkowitz, Feb. 18, 2017.

White Privilege Survey“, Fox 12 WFLD Chicago, Feb. 16, 2017.

The Closing of New Trier’s Mind,” Chris Robling, guest contributor,, Feb 17, 2017

New Trier may have Violated their Own School Policy in Mandatory Race Seminar – Legal Review Pending“,, Feb 13, 2017

New Trier H.S. Swings Too Far Left on Civil Rights“, Chicago SunTimes, Mona Charen, Feb 9, 2017

Parent Criticizes New Trier High School for Scheduling Black Lives Matter Speaker“, North Cook News, Feb 9, 2017

“Authoritarians at the Gate: How One High School is Ripping Its Community Apart,” Wirepoints, Mark Glennon, Feb 5, 2017

The Stephanie Trussell Show, Chicago’s WLS-890AM Radio. Stephanie Trussell interviews New Trier parent Mark Glennon of, (start/end: 22:00 – 32:00) Sunday February 5, 2017

New Trier HS to Parents: You’re not Welcome“,, Dan Proft/Amy Jacobson interview with New Trier parent Betsy Hart, Jan 18, 2017

Infiltrating our Children’s Minds“, The Hill, Teresa Mull, Jan 18, 2017


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