Posts Tagged “Harold Washington”

It’s about change, not Sanders, Trump or Clinton

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It’s about change, not Sanders, Trump or Clinton

Bernie Sanders should quit the Democratic Party race and run for president as a true Independent. Donald Trump should apologize for his campaign rhetoric that continues to sound more and more racist against Mexicans and Muslims. Hillary Clinton needs to turn against the evil cabal of establishment insiders who run this country with power and…

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Chicago election choice, the lesser of two evils

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Chicago election choice, the lesser of two evils

Election Analysis: Jesus Garcia may have the Washington coalition behind him, but it’s not enough to defeat Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a one-on-one contest. In this Chicago election analysis, it’s clear that the big losers are the voters. Mayor Emanuel has done a poor job at governing while his main challenger has done a poor…

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Remembering, forgetting some state politicians

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Remembering, forgetting some state politicians

Remembering, forgetting some state politicians By RAY HANANIA Southwest News-Herald Thursday, June 19, 2014 Oak Woods cemetery on the Southeast Side of Chicago is the fascinating home to a large old Jewish cemetery, that is separately maintained and in bad need of care, and the final resting place for several Illinois celebrities and many veterans of the American Civil War….

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Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne deserves more than she has received

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Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne deserves more than she has received

Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne deserves more than she has received By Ray Hanania She had a “whim of steel,” quipped the late and legendary Chicago Tribune City Hall reporter and longtime colleague Robert Davis. She “didn’t make news. She committed news,” opined the equally late and legendary Chicago Sun-Times City Hall reporter and my journalism…

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