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Legacy of Muddy Waters to Live On at MOJO Museum

A museum honoring the “father of modern Chicago blues” is headed to North Kenwood.

Legacy of Muddy Waters to Live On at MOJO Museum

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Former Presidential Speechwriters Preview Biden Inauguration

The theme of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration is “America United.”

Former Presidential Speechwriters Preview Biden Inauguration

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Federal Court Rules State’s Panhandling Law Unconstitutional

Laws on panhandling: Anti-free speech? Or needed for the sake of safety?

Federal Court Rules State’s Panhandling Law Unconstitutional

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Congressional Panel Part 2: Trump Impeachment, Biden Goals

Our conversation with four members of Illinois’ congressional delegation continues.

Congressional Panel Part 2: Trump Impeachment, Biden Goals

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Congressional Panel Part 1: Security at the Capitol

Four members of Congress discuss security for Inauguration Day and beyond.

Congressional Panel Part 1: Security at the Capitol

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Massive Security Efforts in Place for Inauguration Day

How Jan. 6 riots in Washington D.C. have shaped security for Wednesday’s inauguration.

Massive Security Efforts in Place for Inauguration Day

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How the City and State Are Responding to a Poverty Pandemic

It is a pandemic that predates COVID-19 — and it’s driving some people out of Illinois.

How the City and State Are Responding to a Poverty Pandemic

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The Growing Problem of Poverty in the Suburbs

A look at suburban poverty, which has skyrocketed in recent years.

The Growing Problem of Poverty in the Suburbs

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Exploring the Link Between Unemployment and Poverty

Unemployment hit record levels as businesses forced to shut down laid off workers.

Exploring the Link Between Unemployment and Poverty

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Basic Income: Cash Assistance Directly to Adults, Families

Cash assistance, no questions asked: We discuss the concept of basic income.

Basic Income: Cash Assistance Directly to Adults, Families

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Revisiting Martin Luther King Jr.’s Fight for Fair Housing

In 1966, Martin Luther King Jr. and his family moved into a West Side tenement.

Revisiting Martin Luther King Jr.’s Fight for Fair Housing

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In Springfield, Sweeping Changes on Criminal Justice

The Illinois legislative Black Caucus passed criminal justice reform legislation this week

In Springfield, Sweeping Changes on Criminal Justice

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Chicago Poet Leslé Honoré Talks ‘Brown Girl, Brown Girl’

How a Chicago poet is celebrating Kamala Harris' historic win.

Chicago Poet Leslé Honoré Talks ‘Brown Girl, Brown Girl’

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‘Brown Girl, Brown Girl’ Poem Reading

Chicago Children’s Choir members recite a poem by Leslé Honoré.

‘Brown Girl, Brown Girl’ Poem Reading

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Scathing Report on Trump’s Family Separation Policy

The policy led to the separation of around 3,000 migrant families.

Scathing Report on Trump’s Family Separation Policy

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La Ultima Palabra: Elizabeth Morales

The founder of an arts organization on how tough times can spark inspiration.

La Ultima Palabra: Elizabeth Morales

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How Poverty Can Make People Feel Trapped in Violent Homes

The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that one-third of Chicago’s Latinos live in poverty.

How Poverty Can Make People Feel Trapped in Violent Homes

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Unpacking Springfield’s Legislative Session

Amanda Vinicky unpacks the legislation passed during the legislative session.

Unpacking Springfield’s Legislative Session

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Senate Trial Unlikely to Start Before Trump Leaves Office

President Trump's impeachment trial could begin the day Joe Biden takes the oath of office

Senate Trial Unlikely to Start Before Trump Leaves Office

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Respiratory Therapists on Caring for Patients, Pandemic

Two therapists on caring for some of the most vulnerable COVID-19 patients.

Respiratory Therapists on Caring for Patients, Pandemic

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Church Holding Food, Toy Drives During Pandemic

Reshorna Fitzpatrick, pastor of Stone Temple Baptist Church, on helping those in need.

Church Holding Food, Toy Drives During Pandemic

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‘Chicago Tonight’ in Your Neighborhood: North Lawndale

Brandis Friedman reports from the West Side community as part of series.

‘Chicago Tonight’ in Your Neighborhood: North Lawndale

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Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day Virtually

How artists are finding creative ways to celebrate MLK’s movement virtually.

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day Virtually

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Ald. Scott on COVID-19’s Impact on North Lawndale

24th Ward Ald. Michael Scott talks about the pandemic’s impact on the neighborhood.

Ald. Scott on COVID-19’s Impact on North Lawndale