Blackonomics: Just How Blind Are We?
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Blackonomics: Just How Blind Are We?

By James Clingman NNPA News Wire Columnist Gil Scott-Heron once asked: “Just how blind will…

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While Spike Lee Filmed ‘Chiraq’: 331 Hurt, 65 Killed in Shootings
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While Spike Lee Filmed ‘Chiraq’: 331 Hurt, 65 Killed in Shootings

Mike Flannery, FOX32   CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) – Spike Lee’s upcoming movie is named…

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#CHIRAQ: More Than Just a Nickname, a Shameful and Tragic Reality for Many
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#CHIRAQ: More Than Just a Nickname, a Shameful and Tragic Reality for Many

A new movie, second term for mayor and summer approaching has all eyes on Chicago’s…

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Spike Lee Accused of ‘Stigmatizing’ Chicago as ‘Chiraq’
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Spike Lee Accused of ‘Stigmatizing’ Chicago as ‘Chiraq’

Fran Spielman, THE CHICAGO SUN-TIMES     (The Chicago Sun-Times)—Director Spike Lee was accused Friday…

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2013 Ends with a Big Drop in Homicides in Chicago
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2013 Ends with a Big Drop in Homicides in Chicago

DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Following a year when Chicago led the nation…

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The ‘Chiraq’ War Mentality in Chicago Prevents Solutions
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The ‘Chiraq’ War Mentality in Chicago Prevents Solutions

[The Root] Now that Chicago has recorded the fewest number of murders since 1965, maybe…

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