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A city spokesperson told the Tribune that environmental concerns would be taken care of in the future. In 2011, high levels
Chicago Public Schools announced plans to open several new schools for former high school dropouts, despite large-scale budget
In the cover story of this week's Time magazine, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel told the magazine that -- despite deflating approval
There is plenty of evidence to suggest that Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to shutter 50 (yes, 50) schools won't be good for Chicago's children, especially children of color.
When the union first announced their political action plans in April, they vowed to "change the face" of City Hall and the
Along with school closing protesters, several Chicago aldermen whose wards would be hit hard by the closures weighed in during
Many of the schools being closed are in the same neighborhoods that have seen frequent gun violence. Fueling union anger
Xian Barrett and HuffPost Chicago Associate Editor Kim Bellware discuss the correlation between the closing of Chicago Public Schools closing and violence in the area.
Due to budget cuts & low enrollment, Chicago Public Schools officials announced that they plan to close 54 schools, the largest wave of school closures in U.S. history. HuffPost Chicago Editor Joseph Erbentraut and Chicago mother Jessica Ashley join Abby to talk about the announced closures.
"School is their second home," said Biggs, 40. "It's where they feel most comfortable. To lose that sense of belonging and
An NBC Chicago broadcast (embedded) reports the mayor's press office has dismissed the poll as "unreliable" since it was