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  • Match Made in Marrow

    Match Made in MarrowIf you donate bone marrow, you might save a life… or you might land a starring role in the greatest story ever told. 14 days ago, 10 Nov 17, 2:25am

  • Oliver Sacks: A Journey From Where to Where

    Oliver Sacks: A Journey From Where to WhereThere’s nothing quite like the sound of someone thinking out loud, struggling to find words and ideas to match what’s in their head. 28 days ago, 27 Oct 17, 4:09am

  • Father K

    Father KWhat happens when a Palestinian American Lutheran Minister runs for office in one of the most divided and most conservative neighborhoods in all of New York City? 42 days ago, 13 Oct 17, 2:59am

  • Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - American Pendulum I

    Radiolab Presents: More Perfect - American Pendulum IIf you can’t find justice in the Supreme Court, can you find it someplace else? 53 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 4:11am

  • Driverless Dilemma

    Driverless DilemmaWhat happens if we hand over our stickiest moral quandary to a two-ton hunk of metal and let it loose on our streets? 58 days ago, 26 Sep 17, 9:55pm

Sound Opinions

  • How Chicago’s New Budget Could Affect You In 2018 — And Beyond

    How Chicago’s New Budget Could Affect You In 2018 — And BeyondChicago’s City Council on Tuesday is set to approve an $8.6 billion spending plan for 2018, which relies on a new way of borrowing money, and higher taxes and fees on everything from phone lines to concert tickets to Lyft and Uber rides.Mayor Rahm… 3 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 12:52am

  • How A Chicago Cop Sentenced To Prison Could Affect The Jason Van Dyke Trial

    How A Chicago Cop Sentenced To Prison Could Affect The Jason Van Dyke TrialA Chicago police officer was sentenced to five years in prison Monday for using excessive force on two black 15-year-olds he shot and wounded in 2013.Prosecutors argued for Marco Proano, an 11-year Chicago Police Department veteran, to get eight year… 3 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 12:46am

  • Black Lives Matter Takes On Hunger With New Food Box

    Black Lives Matter Takes On Hunger With New Food BoxBlack Lives Matter Chicago is piloting a food box program to address hunger in neighborhoods where it says food is too scarce. The inspiration comes from little free libraries, boxes that encourage neighbors to take a book or give a book. In its pi… 3 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 11:00am

  • How 3 Women Want To Make Illinois’ Political Future Female

    How 3 Women Want To Make Illinois’ Political Future FemaleAs sexual harassment claims hit the state Capitol, three new PACs are raising money to propel more women into seats of power. 8 days ago, 16 Nov 17, 12:00am

  • Prosecutor: No More Indictments In Laquan McDonald Shooting

    Prosecutor: No More Indictments In Laquan McDonald ShootingA special prosecutor has no plans to indict any more Chicago police officers who were present when a fellow officer fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald, or took part in the investigation. The Chicago Tribune reports that Patricia Brown Holme… 9 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 6:06pm