All around Oakland, young black men like are getting arrested while most of the white guys who were selling weed were left alone.
In the 1980 yearbook photo, Bill Lee is wearing a Confederate soldier uniform and is standing with a woman in an antebellum dress.
The proposed law includes, among other things, that “consent is a freely given agreement to sexual activity.”
The girl’s “case can be a catalyst for change. … There needs to be a better vetting system for police officers who work in schools,” attorney says.
The most significant growth over the past two years has been in white nationalist organizations, up from 193 to 264.
Firing the heads of the Chicago Park District, City Colleges, CPS and Chicago Housing Authority would cost taxpayers at least $820,000 in payouts.
First Amendment rights prevent schools from requiring students to recite the pledge or salute the flag, the Supreme Court ruled in 1943.
The Pentagon said in a statement that while the president can reallocate funds, the government agency would play a hand in the spending.
The Chicago Teachers Union says CICS operator Civitas Education Partners agreed to hike teacher salaries under the four-year agreement.
Pritzker told the Sun-Times he’ll focus on moving past the “damage” incurred by former Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
“The boycott will not remain just with 200 teachers. It will expand . . . We shall march, if necessary,” Jackson said.
CPS insists its social media monitoring initiative helped students, and a University of Chicago Crime Lab study backs up that claim.
Toni Preckwinkle’s closing TV ad highlights her career as a teacher and an independent alderman, saying she stayed true to her progressive roots.
Phoenix Police Sgt. Armando Carbajal confirmed that McCain requested a welfare check on a child at the airport.
Against the backdrop of Black History Month, it’s a significant moment, even as Chicago prepares for the election of a new mayor.