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Walter Jacobson's Perspective 02-11-18: Mayor Rahm Emanuel's biggest opponent.

Walter Jacobson gives his thoughts on how Mayor Rahm Emanuel may have an opponent in Garry McCarthy, could the former Chicago Police Officer be running because of revenge? 20 more words

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Walter Jacobson's Perspective: Trying to find good news in politics.

Walter Jacobson gives his opinion on trying to find good news in politics these days and why you can look no further than Chicago’s Mayor Rahm Emanuel as an example. 19 more words

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The charter school crowd surrenders to segregation.

The connection between segregation and quality education was at the heart of Brown v. Board of Education ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court when it banned legalized  segregated public schools  over 60 years ago. 719 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 12/03/17

On this edition of The Sunday Spin:

Rick is joined in the studio by Author of “Nothin’s on the Square”, Mike “Houli” Houlihan. Mike shares his experiences with working in Chicago Politics, what lead him to write the book, and more. 95 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Mike "Houli" Houlihan: “Nothin’s on the Square”

Author of “Nothin’s on the Square”, Mike “Houli” Houlihan, joins Rick Pearson in the studio to talk about his book, his experiences with working in Chicago Politics, his theory as to why Jesus “Chuy” Garcia lost to Rahm Emmanuel, and much more. 19 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Remembering Harold Washington: A Man Like No Other

Remembering Harold Washington Mayor Washington visits sick child. (The Chicago Defender Photo Files) He was our hero, our role model, a man of the people. His speech was elegant, intellectually savvy and yet his connection to the ordinary working man was magnetic.

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