On the ground at the August 2 protest that shut down Lake Shore Drive on its way to Wrigley Field.
According to Cook County clerk David Orr, in the last year alone $660 million in property taxes went into tax increment financing (TIF) districts.
A Facebook video mocks Fetman for bodybuilding, calls her a “poser.”
Biss, Daiber, Hardiman, Kennedy, Pritzker—man, I can’t make up my mind.
Also, a call to bring back CeaseFire with $3 million in state funding.
On his recent EP, The Language of the Soul, 19-year-old Wil Akogu turns his journey to find himself into an invitation to other lost brethren.
Highlights of the 2014 primary elections
The longtime antiviolence activist vows to “shock the world” in the March 18 Democratic gubernatorial primary.
The Illinois director of CeaseFire is charged after his wife filed a report.
A gang crimes cop points out what The Interrupters missed
Filmmaker Steve James and writer Alex Kotlowitz have been buddies for years, so it’s not surprising that James was interested in the May 4, 2008, New York Times Magazine cover story Kotlowitz wrote about CeaseFire, a social experiment that treats chronic urban violence as a public health problem. But James says the story resonated so […]