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One Chicago police officer fired sixteen shots into Laquan McDonald. Another created a humiliating “hunting scene” photo, with an arrested man posed to look like prey— with deer antlers attached to his head, and eyes rolled back as if he … Continue reading
“We have a crisis of the civil order in Chicago.” That’s the terse assessment of one of Chicago’s most tenacious and respected journalists and writers. Jamie Kalven has been immersed in Chicago’s most impoverished neighborhoods for decades, but he’s … Continue reading
Phillip Jackson is the founder of Black Star Project, a youth social services organization on Chicago’s south side. He has a unique vantage point from which to observe the young people who’ve been organizing against police brutality since the Laquan … Continue reading