The Chicago Monitor is an online news, opinion, and commentary publication. It serves primarily to provide in-depth analysis of mainstream news and also uncover under-reported and unreported stories on the local, national, and international level.

The media team of 75 columnists at Chicagomonitor.com surveys some of the nation’s mainstream newspapers for their coverage of Islam, Muslims and other minorities, international human rights issues, civil rights, and foreign policy. They write alternative perspectives to articles or reports that demonstrate bias, reductionism, or sensationalism. They also provide original commentary on contemporary political affairs