Also, an audit shows that Chicago’s pension crisis has gotten worse but the city has more cash.
How a rag-tag team of Rickey Hendon, Frank Avila, and Andy Finko defeated Mayor Rahm’s attempt to knock Willie Wilson off the ballot
Not long after handing over up to $17 million in school funds to a bunch of bankers, Mayor Rahm throws a bone to Chicago’s lowest-paid workers—just in time for February’s election.
March on Washington anniversary: A new generation of activists fights for change, from school cuts to Trayvon Martin.
“Restoring Honor” and “Reclaiming the Dream” on August 28.
The school boycott plan by Reverend and state Senator James Meeks is gathering supporters, including Al Sharpton.