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  • Chicago voters have spoken

    The people of Chicago have spoken in Round 1. A majority of voters say that Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s big-name endorsements, massive corporate-insider election funding and anti-democratic ethos are wrong for Chicago.
  • If elected mayor, what would Chuy do?

    If elected mayor, what would Chuy do?
    The lens has narrowed. Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia has emerged from an Election Day rumble, intact and intriguing, in a runoff with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The five-way race for mayor blurred the policy positions of all of the candidates....

    Record number of Chicago City Council runoffs as voters protest status quo

    Record number of Chicago City Council runoffs as voters protest status quo
    Voters sent a warning to more than 1 in 4 sitting aldermen this week, forcing them into one-on-one contests April 7 against challengers who are trying to create a wave of discontent with the status quo on the City Council. A record 19 ward races will be...

    Schools diminish student creativity

    The school system is destroying the importance of creativity in students. The arts are just as important as the core subjects in education. In today’s school system, education is more focused on the core subjects. The educational approach in schools...

    Preparing students for careers

    I believe to improve education in Chicago, all Chicago Public Schools and charter schools should be career-based. Students lack interest in school because the classes that they take do not get them ready for their careers. This is probably the reason...