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CN May 2, 2013

Why is Cook County Jail suddenly reaching the bursting point? It’s at capacity, when its population had been declining in recent years. ¬†Well, it’s partly because we seem to be locking more people up, but it’s also because Cook County … Continue reading

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CN February 7, 2013

“One way or another, we have to pay, as a society, for the fact that people don’t have enough money to subsist,” says Mayoral Tutorial’s Don Washington in reaction to Governor Quinn’s call for a $10.00 minimum wage. “Either we … Continue reading

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