Curtis Black

Curtis Black is a blogger for The Chicago Reporter.

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As a member of Bill Clinton's administration, Mayor Rahm Emanuel helped push through policies that have mired many Chicago communities in a cycle of poverty and violence. Clinton campaigned for Emanuel's mayoral bid in 2011. [Photo courtesy of Joshua Mellin] Views
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Chicago's Violence Tied to Policies of Rahm's Past
After 45 Chicagoans were shot over Easter weekend, including six children, Mayor Emanuel made another angry speech, talking about values and responsibility. But he shares a portion of responsibility, too — particularly for his role pushing through a series of policies in the 1990s that have...
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