All Articles on Rahm Emanuel

Activists hold signs calling for a Green New Deal Views
Coronavirus Class Politics: Never Let a Crisis Go to Waste
The crisis can lead to a more fair and just society.
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Chris Christie and Rahm Emanuel share a laugh during a segment attacking Medicare for All on ABC's "This Week." News
Progressives Explode After ABC Panel Featuring Chris Christie and Rahm Emanuel Launches Attack on Medicare For All
"Those willing to make the most specious claims do seem to get booked most frequently."
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Andre Vasquez, who just won the seat for alderman in Chicago's 40th Ward News
Socialist Surge: DSA-Backed Candidates Nab Wins in Chicago Election
"Political observers and organizers should take these victories as a lesson"
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With Lori Lightfoot's 'Historic, Hopeful Victory' in Chicago Mayoral Race, Progressives Vow to Hold Her Accountable
"Chicago elected a new mayor out of a desire for bold and progressive ideas, and a commitment to building a more fair, just, and equitable city."
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Progressive Caucus Rips DCCC Attack on Primary Challengers as 'Slap in the Face of Democratic Voters'
"If this policy remains in place, it will mean that we will not allow new Ayanna Pressleys or AOCs to emerge," said Rep. Ro Khanna
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In pure math, Obama’s tenure was a boon to the GOP—Democrats lost their big majorities in the US House and Senate and nearly 1,000 state legislative seats, while the 50 governorships shifted from a strong Democratic margin to strong Republican majority.(Photo: @THR/Twitter) Views
Let’s Not Restore or Mythologize Obama
Obama’s tenure paved the way for the rise of Trump
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Gentrification, School Closings, and Displacement in Chicago
A former Chicago public school teacher sees school closings as part of a deliberate effort to push African Americans out of newly desirable areas so white families can move in
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Toni Preckwinkle (L) and Lori Lightfoot (R) News
History Made in Chicago as Lightfoot and Preckwinkle, Two Black Female Progressives, Advance to Mayoral Runoff
"Hell of a way to finish Black History Month."
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Rahm Emanuel’s Non-Apology Apology for Being a School Privatization Cheerleader
This isn't an apologia. It's rebranding. And nobody should buy it.
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McDonald's workers are joined by other activists as they march toward the company's headquarters to protest sexual harassment at the fast food chain's restaurants on September 18, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)  Views
The 8 Most Important Labor Stories of 2018
There are hopeful signs as the year closes out
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