Instead, we need to address the root cause of violence: inequality.
Leonard C. Goodman is a Chicago criminal defense attorney and co-owner of the for-profit arm of the Reader. As a father of a young child, I am pressured to get my daughter vaccinated for COVID-19. And like many Americans, I have concerns about giving my six-year-old a new vaccine that was not tested on humans […]
Leonard C. Goodman is a Chicago criminal defense attorney and co-owner of the for-profit arm of the Reader. On August 29, in the final days of our 20-year occupation of Afghanistan, the United States launched a drone strike, firing a 20-pound Hellfire missile at an aid worker named Zemari Ahmadi as he parked his car […]
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The collapse of the progressive cohort shows change won’t come from within the Democratic Party.
Do uniformed police belong at Pride parades?
Chicago police killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo, and some media responded by questioning Toledo’s character. Black and Brown kids deserve better.
The committee responded to blowback against its inclusion of Washington, Lincoln, and Grant statues on the list for possible removal.
And meet his bosses—corporations and the investor class.
Don’t be fooled that their motives are moral.
When politicians sell out to win, we all lose.
Here’s how to make it happen.
She’s exactly the kind of judge corporate donors support.
We need a new ethic of care that values workers not only for their labor but for the lives that they are living.
But I, and thousands of other “long-haulers,” can’t afford to stay silent any longer.