Archive: July 2015

Cover Story

Housing is a cure for homelessness

In a movie to be released this September, “99 Homes,” real estate shark Rick Carver relays this message to an evicted suburban homeowner: “America …

Editorial

Nationalize healthcare for all

You have to be rich to get good healthcare in America. One in three Americans say they have trouble paying medical bills. Even the relatively …

The Chicago pension struggle and beyond

Illinois, and particularly Chicago, are notorious for their brazen addiction to wealth, corruption and waste. Meanwhile, there are now over 20,000 homeless students in Chicago Public Schools …

The fight to protect the planet

The tragic proof of climate change was seen during historic rains and flooding in Houston, Texas in May. The rising water of Brays Bayou surged to nearly road level …

Police state: Americans are under siege

As American citizens we have proudly worn a subliminal badge of honor elevating our “freedom” to that of a black American Express Card which we can …