Chicago

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Protesters march on October 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo: Twitter/YourAnonGlobal)
Organizers and rights groups throughout the U.S. are staging demonstrations on Wednesday against police brutality, racial profiling, and mass incarceration, practices they say disproportionately affect communities of color. The protests mark the 19th annual National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Despite leading in the polls, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis will no longer be able to challenge Emanuel in her bid for mayor. (Photo: CTU)
Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis , a champion for public education...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Over one hundred Chicago public school students, parents, and community members...