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Why Did Chicago Activists Shut Down an International Police Conference?

Cairá Lee Conner sits chained on top of a ladder, holding the Pan-African flag. (Photo: Sarah Jane Rhee) This article emerged from a collaboration between Truthout and Village Leadership Academy’s GAP year students. Village Leadership Academy is a K-8, social-justice-based school in Chicago. The school focuses on social change, leadership development and …

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Police: Customer with concealed carry license kills robber

A robbery was thwarted at a Southwest Side corner store Saturday night when a patron with a concealed carry license shot and killed an armed robber, authorities said. Citing preliminary information, police said a man walked into a store in the 2700 block of West 51st Street in the Gage …

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Hollywood Lifestyles Lingerie Party

Hollywood Lifestyles Star Club is currently seeking lingerie enthusiasts for lingerie party on October 3rd, 2015 at The James Hotel in Chicago, Il. RSVP at www.hollywoodlifestyleslingerie.com http://www.hollywoodlifestyleslingerie.com/#!hollywood-lifestyles-lingerie-party-rsvp/c1ctw

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Betty Lyons: A poisonous piece of church doctrine

Pope Francis, as the first pontiff from the so-called New World, appears to be attempting to come to grips with the sins that his own church visited upon indigenous peoples across the Americas in the five centuries since Europeans first sailed across the Atlantic on an unholy mission of economic …

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Check out These Technology Trends that Will Likely Affect Your Career

Technology permeates just about every aspect of your personal and professional lives. It changes constantly, and not keeping up with its trends can negatively affect your job. No one can completely hide from technology, and if you want to keep your job, you may find that you are asked to …

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The Pros and Cons of Needle Exchange Programs in Chicago

It has been twelve years since Illinois lawmakers passed a measure allowing needle exchange programs in the state, by passing laws that allowed people to buy a limited number of syringes without a prescription. Since then there have been official needle exchange programs situated throughout Chicago, with official statistics reporting …

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Emanuel set to call for largest property tax hike in modern Chicago history

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is set to call for the largest property tax increase in modern Chicago history to raise enough money to make a major pension payment for police and firefighters next year, the mayor’s City Council floor leader and a City Hall source told the Chicago Tribune late Wednesday. …

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Heroin Use in The U.S is on The Rise

The number of individuals choosing to use heroin in the United States has surged out of control. According to the most recent statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) the numbers of individuals choosing to take Heroin increased by an incredible 63% between 2002 and 2013. What’s …

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Benefits Of Hiring A Commercial Litigation Attorney

The idea of hiring a commercial litigation attorney is one that must have popped in your mind at some point if you belong to the corporate world. It is highly likely that you have already received a recommendation of hiring one such attorney and are wondering what benefits exactly the …

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Rick Bayless Says Mexico Ending Its GMO Ban Is ‘Immeasurable Cruelty’

BY ANTHONY TODD IN FOOD ON AUG 27, 2015 1:49 PM  Rick Bayless is a staunch good food advocate, but he’s not given to hyperbole or political hysteria. So when he says something is bad, it at least deserves our attention. Writing on Good Food On Every Table, Bayless decried the recent overturning of the …

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Commercial Cleaning Services

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