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Patio Beef
John Hagan leaves his South Shore apartment just after 5 a.m. most days, ready to put in another 18-hour day. He makes it to his downtown spot at Wabash and Wells just in time to catch the morning rush. He sells his magazines for a few hours to pu...

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1/2 Way through Baseball
John: Today we’re talking about the halfway point of the Major League Baseball season. We’ll be grading teams like the Chicago Cubs and White Sox. Russell: I’m going to start with the White Sox. I didn’t expect them to do anything this year. I pi...

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Gay Healthcare
Chicago’s LGBTQ population is a unique community. It’s a group with its own culture and needs — including specialized concerns around health and wellness. However, with recent shifts in political leadership and policy, many officials, leaders and...

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A Day in the Life
OLUWASEUN (OJ) ARIJE An average day for me is getting myself in prayer for everybody, for everything that will happen beforehand. It’s my religious belief that with the Lord, things will be brighter. Usually when I get to one of my two locations,...

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Jesse Jackson
In March 1965, 24-year-old Jesse Jackson joined Rev. Martin Luther King and hundreds of others as they marched on Selma, Alabama in protest of the state’s racist voting laws.   Many, including future U.S. Sen. John Lewis (D-GA), were beaten by p...