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The Boy who Sat Down.

The abandoned buildings were shells of inhabitants past like spider webs with no spiders. The hot tar of the street was almost squishy and The Boy thought about chewing it.  334 more words

Politics

Ghomeshi verdict sparks protest at Ottawa courthouse

About 200 people rallied outside the Elgin Street courthouse Friday evening to denounce the acquittal of Jian Ghomeshi after a high-profile court case they say was emblematic of a justice system that puts sexual assault victims on trial. 544 more words

Local News

Chicago Native and NBA Star Dwyane Wade Pays Tribute to Laquan McDonald on His Kicks

Dwyane Wade created a memorial for Laquan McDonald the one place he knew everyone would look. The Miami Heat player etched the slain Chicago teen’s name into his game day sneakers, along with the hashtags “#Chicago” and “#Justice.” 108 more words

Community

Aim High Students March For Affordable Housing

Aim High students and teachers crossed the intersection of Guerrero and 18th Street amidst honking horns and cheering pedestrians. “Together we can!” students chanted, “Together we will!” 338 more words