Tag Archives: Eric Zorn

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 October 25, 2012

In Chicago, you have one choice. You’re either prey or predator. That sentiment that was conveyed to Diane Sawyer as she convened her Chicago Violence town hall on ABC last week, and it was distressing to Jet Magazine Senior Editor … Continue reading

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CN June 14, 2012

It was another violent weekend in Chicago, and this week small pockets of that violence migrated to the Gold Coast, River North and the Red Line. It’s leaving Mayor Emanuel and Police Superintendent Garry McCrthy scrambling for explanations and tactics … Continue reading

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