Money

513 Murders in 2012 – Caused by 50 Years of Failed Economic Policies!

There are consequences for decades of failed political and economic policies that play out in the lives of the people of color throughout Chicago. The crime and violence problems in Chicago cannot be solved by the criminal justice system alone, no matter how much propaganda that denies this fact that is put out by our[…]

Gun

Some Thoughts on the “Under the Gun” Series

Last week Robert Wildeboer did a series of reports titled “Under the gun: Murder in Chicago and Toronto” on WBEZ attempting to seek out answers about why two cities that seem so similar, Toronto and Chicago, have such different realities when it comes to gun violence.  Rob did a commendable job attempting to make the[…]