On Monday afternoon, three years after he shot and killed Rekia Boyd, Chicago police officer Dante Servin had all charges dismissed against him by Judge Dennis ...
How can government function without trust?
How can a country's people, after discovering they've been misled by their government, continue to trust it?
Agents of our government have been ...
Mayor Rahm Emanuel names Barbara Byrd-Bennett as the new CEO of Chicago Public Schools at a news conference in October 2012.
In a page out of "...
Not often that I'm left speechless. If this is true , she is either going to become a cause celeb for all that is wrong with the Drug War or get rich at the expense of the clueless taxpayers of ...
After analyzing thousands of pages of documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, CNN's Barbara Starr and Wes ...
Chef Joan Cheever
Joan Cheever is a chef. She is the founder of a nonprofit food truck— Chow Train. For the past 10 years, Chef Cheever has ...
Laquan McDonald was shot 16 times by Chicago police
On October 20, 2014, something so egregious, so awful, so unjust took place on the streets of Chicago that the city, already in a deep deficit,
Rep. Hank Johnson
Via the video below the fold:
It feels like open season on black men in America and I'm outraged. In fact, all Americans are ...
Shona Banda discussing how medical marijuana changed her life.
Shona Banda is a medical marijuana activist living in Garden City, Kansas. She suffered Crohn's Disease for years before discovering ...
Mitt Romney did at least do us the favor of putting a face to legal tax avoidance for rich people.
Warren Buffett's line about his secretary paying a higher tax rate than he does has become pretty ...