Why I Protest: Clevelanders Share Their Reasons For Fighting For Justice
During weeks of protests following the police killings of Desmond Franklin, George Floyd and others, Clevelanders shared stories of activism with us.
In our "Why I Protest" digital series, we talked to Black Clevelanders who joined the protests this spring about why they demonstrated, what drew them to activism and the changes they hope come out of the nationwide movement against racism and police brutality.
Northeast Ohio has a rich history of inventions, discoveries and innovations. Some were by accident; others with a clear goal. Regardless, each one reflects a determination to constantly improve and evolve. From modern innovations to historical titans, we dive into more than 30 notable inventors, idea-makers and envelope-pushers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and more.