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This is Chiraq: Four teens shot in four hours

Year to date: 1,295 people shot in Chiraq. Rahm must be so proud.

From Chicago Tribune: Four teenage boys were shot over four hours in Chicago, including a 16-year-old killed in the South Shore neighborhood… 245 more words


Barack Obama unveils vision for presidential library in Chicago

CHICAGO – Former President Barack Obama unveiled plans for his future presidential centre Wednesday, painting a picture of a buzzing hub for youth and community programs on the South Side of Chicago where he raised his family and launched his political career. 570 more words


A Desperate Appeal to IL Citizens: Demand Just Education Funding

If you live in IL, please read this story. After reading, please consider calling your representatives to push for a funding formula that justly considers Chicago school children—one that aims to fund all schools fairly with regard to cost of living and wealth/income disparities. 260 more words

This is Chiraq: 11 people shot (2 fatally) on Monday; 15 people shot (3 fatally) in Tuesday violence

Unbelievable. At this rate, they are going to kill off each other until no one is left in that town.

From MyFoxChicago: Three people were killed and at least 12 others were wounded in shootings Tuesday… 453 more words


CN April 13, 2017

“Lenient judges” and weak laws governing “repeat gun offenders” have been two of the reasons most often cited by Mayor Emanuel and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson for Chicago’s appalling street crime and homicide rate. 1,480 more words

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Group of Chicagoans turning high crime street corners into 'Healing Corners'

It’s a start. Since Murder Mayor Emanuel isn’t doing anything, guess the residents need to take matters into their own hands. Good job for these citizens taking action. 333 more words


High School Graduation---Rahm's Plan Worse than Ohio's Terrible Plan, But Arne Loves It

I had imagined it would be pretty hard to come up with worse high school graduation requirements than the new Ohio plan endorsed by Governor John Kasich. 1,616 more words

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