Our Twitter President references urban crime as carnage versus, oh say, extreme poverty pushed beyond its breaking point. I thought he was going to do something in Chicago, which he holds up as the worst in carnage, yet, while I know this will shock some, he hasn’t done a single thing. 312 more words
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So in recent news John Arena the Alderman of he 45th Ward is supporting yet another suspect initiative in the 45th Ward in which a 7 story apartment rental property would be populated wth 80% Section 8 or other subsidized housing. 484 more words
#ICYMI | Pongo talks Plutocracies, Obama Farewell and the Illinois Budget Impasse on WYCC PBS (1/12/17)
Dometi Pongo joined WYCC PBS’ In The Loop to recap former President Barack Obama’s farewell speech in Chicago, the budget impasse in Illinois and the role of big money in state and national politics. 25 more words
It’s another big show on this week’s edition of The Sunday Spin.
For the first part of the show, we’ll go through our weekly spin through the national political scene which includes new president’s first week in office as well as discuss the governor’s State of the State address. 164 more words