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I am not a Putin lover. I do not agree with his abusive, aggressive and repressive methods of ruling. However, I do not blame him or his government for the world’s ills any more than I blame Obama. 486 more words


Miley Cyrus Urges Students to Register to Vote After Deadline Passes

Deadlines are important in life, especially the deadlines that you can’t extend despite your best efforts.

I feel compelled to go on a brief tangent and mention that today is the last day to… 290 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 10/23/16

We’ve got another great pre-election show this week on the Sunday Spin.

For our first guest, we speak to Jim Allen, spokesman for the Chicago Board of Elections. 148 more words

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Hillary's bird-dogging exposed...

The invaluable James O’Keefe has videos of a Democratic consultant boasting that his group trains people to create violent incidents at Republican events in order to damage Trump and other candidates by creating a… 238 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 10/16/16

As the calendar counts down quickly toward election day, we’ve got another great show for you.

To start the show, Sam gives us the latest on the Cubs-Dodgers series of the National League pennant and then we take another wild and crazy spin through the national presidential race. 170 more words

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Jack Gance, by Ward Just

This 1989 work is an ambitious novel that doesn’t quite come off. It is too episodic as it portrays the world of politics. It is most effective when its hero Jack Gance is young and naïve, and discovering the mysterious, hidden compromises behind the conflicts in Chicago politics. 983 more words

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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 10/9/16

This week on The Sunday Spin for October 9th, 2016:

Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel joins the Sunday Spin this morning to discuss the Fight Crime: Invest in Kids… 180 more words

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