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Chicago Professors Demand Obama Move His ‘Socially Regressive’ Presidential Center Elsewhere

  Furious Chicago Professors Demand Obama Move His ‘Socially Regressive’ Presidential Center Elsewhere Benny Johnson Reporter At Large Sometimes you just cant win. Former president Obama is finalizing plans for his Obama Presidential Center, which will be built in Chicago, Illinois and will be within a stone’s throw of the University of Chicago. The design includes three buildings: a museum, library and forum. The library’s design and location has been a source of controversy itself within the Chicago community. In a recent letter, over 100 members of the University ofRead More


Violent Crime: 88 Percent Of Chicago Murderers Got Away With It In 2017

  88 Percent Of Chicago Murderers Got Away With It In 2017 Anders Hagstrom Justice Reporter Chicago Police have only charged a suspect in 12 percent of homicide cases in 2017, meaning city residents had an 88 percent chance of getting away with murder last year. Chicago suffered 604 fatal shootings in 2017, 570 that have yet to be solved, according to Heyjackass.com, a website that has documented accurate violent crime statistics regarding the city of Chicago since 2013. These numbers comes as Chicago police are touting a decreased rateRead More


US Homicide Rate Increases One-Third Because Of Chicago Neighborhoods

  One-Third Of Increase In US Homicide Rate Because Of Chicago Neighborhoods Joe Simonson Media Reporter The United States saw an increase in homicides by roughly 9 percent in 2016, and more than one-third of that increase came from neighborhoods in Chicago where just one-third of residents live, according to an analysis by The Wall Street Journal. Chicago and Baltimore have seen violence rise to or near 1990s levels in the past two years, whereas other cities have seen a drop. In contrast, areas in Los Angeles have experienced aRead More


Trump Creates ‘Chicago Crime Gun Strike Force’ To Combat Epidemic Level Of Violence

  ‘Send In The Feds’: Trump Launches Chicago Gun Violence Task Force Will Racke President Donald Trump has followed through on an offer he made in January to “send in the Feds” in response to Chicago’s rampant gun violence. Federal law enforcement officials and the Chicago police confirmed Thursday night that about 20 additional agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are being deployed to Chicago to investigate illegal gun trafficking. Dubbed the Chicago Crime Gun Strike Force, the group consists of ATF agents and counterpartsRead More


Black Leaders Tell Residents to Take Responsibility for Violent Crime in Chicago

Black Leaders In Chicago Finally State The Obvious About Violent Crime by Amber Randall Chicago residents need to start taking responsibility for the city’s shootings, according to black leaders in the area. The Chicago Police Department hosted an Operation Wake Up event Thursday where leaders urged residents to stop blaming the police, reports the Chicago Sun-Times. “Here’s a fact: When it comes to violence and our children, there is no side. We are all on the side of righteousness and justice on this,” Glen Brooks said, speaking in response to aRead More


Chicago Homicide Rate Is Even Higher Than Everyone Thought

New Evidence Reveals Chicago Homicide Rate Is Even Higher Than Everyone Thought by  Amber Randall The Chicago homicide count from 2016 is even higher than previously reported, according to numbers from the county. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office reported 812 homicides committed in Chicago in 2016, reports AMI Newswire. The Chicago Police Department only reported 762 murders for 2016.  The main reason for this difference is what the police department decides to include when counting murders. The police department only counts “murders,” defined as violent acts subject to criminalRead More


Trump-Hating Race Crime: 4 Young Blacks Kidnap, Torture Mentally Handicapped White Man

‘F**k Donald Trump, F**k White People!’: 4 People In Custody After Man Kidnapped, Tortured On Facebook Live by Scott Greer Graphic footage captured on Facebook Live shows a mentally handicapped white man being tortured in Chicago by African-American assailants as they laugh and express their disgust for white people and President-elect Donald Trump. Chicago police announced on Wednesday evening that they had arrested four people in connection with the crime, according to Fox 32. The video, taken by a woman identified on Facebook as “Brittany Herring,” shows a white manRead More