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Street Art
Have you ever looked around the city of Chicago and seen the street art sprayed on buildings? Believe it or not, most art in Chicago is not vandalism because most places pay artists to paint murals and graffiti in and out of their stores.JC Rivera...

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Crusher's Club
Gangs have been perceived as social disorganization but one thing gangs do really well is recruiting youth. Crushers Club has stolen the gang model to save youth by reducing violence and crime. Crushers Club (formerly known as Restoring the Path)...

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2015 Volunteer Guide
ADVOCATES FOR ADOLESCENT MOTHERS Mission: Advocates for Adolescent Mothers is committed to empowering young parents by providing them with the tools, resources, and support needed to break the cycle of poverty, establish prosperity, and prevent c...

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Gentrifying Boystown
Gentrification is seen as a pressing socioeconomic issue to some, and a non-issue to others. In Chicago, the word seems to be on the tip of everyone’s tongue. The Chicago LGBTQ community has a complex relationship with the intersection of developm...

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Dankrupt
The Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program is withering before the harvest. Application numbers are low, business owners are rethinking decisions and patients here still face months of waiting before any medicine is available.Some 18,400 resident...