On March 26th, both Chicago, Illinois, and much of America were in severe outrage when it was announced that 16 criminal charges against actor Jussie Smollett were dropped. 848 more words
BALTIMORE, Md. (WJZ) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel criticizes Baltimore’s police reform efforts in a New York Times opinion piece published Wednesday.
In it, Emanuel said that Baltimore’s efforts are lagging since the reform efforts started three years ago. 283 more words
As I and millions of people around the world helplessly watched the famed Notre Dame cathedral in Paris crumble before our very own eyes last week, I couldn’t help but think about the tremendous loss of culture, history, and art that the entire world was collectively and simultaneously experiencing. 737 more words
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, right, and Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson appear at a news conference in Chicago in March 2019. Police and the FBI are now investigating 51 unsolved murders over the past two decades to determine whether they are the work of one or more serial killers. 629 more words
‘Kim Foxx should not resign because she got democratically elected to serve. That’s what she should do…’
(Chicago Tribune) Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx should stay in office despite the avalanche of criticism that’s been leveled at her over the handling of “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s criminal case, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Friday. 544 more words