code of silence

A cinematic tribute to Chuck Norris
Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere
There's a hot new book making the rounds in the academic world: Presumed Incompetent. The book addresses the predicament that women of color high up in the ivory tower find themselves in -- a predicament few of us really know.
If 2012 is any measuring stick, it is fair to say that the new mayor is just like the old mayor when it comes to police torture and misconduct, the code of silence, and pinstripe patronage. Can we reasonably expect 2013 to be any different?
Private litigants have no basis to force a court to abandon its role and efforts, including a jury's verdict, once the system produces an outcome the parties don't like. They also can't cry foul and have erased an outcome produced by a system that taxpayer money supports.
Robert Tate took the identity of his killer to the grave. After he was shot on the West Side in April 2010, officers asked
“Hey Gus, Bob, it was one of my own f---ing boys," Hernandez said, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. "It was Donte." Streety
Seven months after his tragic death, the killer of police officer Michael Bailey remains at large. Detectives can't break the case until they break the code of silence.
The judge in the contempt case, Kathryn Creswell, said she will abide by a plea agreement Meza made with prosecutors that
Theresa Lumpkin, Freeman's mother, told the Tribune they had only lived on the block for a few months, and she believes whoever
Seeing that Tate was wounded badly and probably wouldn't make it, an officer asked: Do you know who shot you? "I know," Tate
Somebody knows who killed Percy Day and Tyrone Williams. But nobody has tipped the police because too many people in Chicago