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Penney Kome | I crossed paths with Muhammad Ali once on a Chicago sidewalk, but I followed him many times.
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Michael Laxer | Protesters shut down a Trump rally in Chicago on Friday, proving that Trump will sooner be stopped by mass resistance and anger than by media elites or other Republican candidates.
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Gerry Caplan | It's only too easy for a Canadian visitor to go gaga in Chicago. But the city's poor and homeless crisis is apparent for everyone to see; and neo-liberal policies are to blame.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Unions are under attack in the United States -- not only from people like Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin, but now, with the teachers' strike in Chicago, from the very core of Obama's inner circle.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Leading thousands of protesters in a peaceful march against NATO's wars, each veteran made a brief statement and threw his or her medals at the gate.
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Joanna Chiu | A Canadian journalist recounts her weekend in Chicago, as an accidental eyewitness to the protests against NATO.
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Joey Grihalva | jhr U.S. correspondent Joey Grihalva sits down with hip-hop group and community organizers Rebel Diaz in Milwaukee during their #OccupyTheAirwaves tour.
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Joshua Kahn Russell | Chevron CEO John Watson was invited to speak about "The Energy Economy" at the University of Chicago business school, Chicago Booth this morning. Some wily activists paid him a visit.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Forty years ago, Jon Burge returned from Vietnam, joined the Chicago Police Department and allegedly began torturing people. He rose in the ranks to become a commander in Chicago's South Side.
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Dave Zirin | As the Obamas fly to Europe to lobby for Chicago 2016, it's worth remembering that 'to greater or lesser degrees, the Olympics bring gentrification, graft and police violence wherever they nest.'