Apartheid wasn’t just a South African thing.
A “metropolitan revolution” is needed, but it’s a little early to be rejoicing.
“Old problems cry out for better results,” the mayor said nearly two years ago.
On politicians not subject to recall
In Chicago, the poverty rate for black kids is more than five times the rate for white kids. And the gap is growing.
In a segregated city, growing poverty is easy to ignore
When will the presidential candidates notice?
The president knows how to avoid a subject
In the New York Times, stories about the rich lead nicely to ads for the rich
Poverty and racial inequality are virulent preexisting conditions, but we continue to ignore them
What does it mean to be pro-life?