Can things get any worse then they are now? Terrorist attacks, violence in our city streets and extreme political rancor in which nothing constructive gets done. Are these the worst of times? Winslow is beginning to think so. Carmen is not so sure. She and Winslow are taking a time travel trip through a black..
There are days when it seems the administration views congress as more dangerous than ISIS. Then again, congress has always viewed this administration that way. Could you imagine for a moment, if the current paradigm had existed during World War II?
So begins another cycle of balancing security and civil liberties following a terrorist attack. Seeing as they can now listen to my calls and read my emails I am scratching my head wondering exactly which Constitutional right they can revoke now. Perhaps the one where I can deny having a soldier taking up residence in..
So now it appears Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s speed camera ticket program has been issuing bad tickets. to the tune of $2.4 million. This is on the heels of his red light camera scandal. It’s “all for the children” as the mayor likes to say over and over and over again.
The city of Chicago has released a dash cam video of CPD officer Jason Van Dyke shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times. Killing McDonald and adding to the growing list of African-American young men getting gunned down by a police officer. The details of the case can be found here but, needless to say, the..
Terrorist attacks in Beirut and violence on our city streets here at home, including the targeted shootings of children here in Chicago, has us all at a loss. Why is this happening? We are all angry, scared and sad.