Current mayor of Chicago and former White House Chief of Staff to President Barack Obama, Rahm Emanuel has been dealing with a series of situations in the Windy City. With gang violence ravaging the inner city streets, to widespread allegations of city corruption which has dogged the metropolis for years, Emanuel’s task to correct things […]
Chicago teachers are headed back to the classroom. Union delegates voted Tuesday (Sept. 18) to return back to their posts, after more than a week on the picket line. “We said that it was time — that we couldn’t solve all the problems of the world with one contract, and that it was time to […]
Mitt Romney gave his opinion on the teachers strike in Chicago, placing the blame on President Obama for allegedly standing on the side of educators versus the students. In a statement released Monday (Sept. 10) Romney said that he was “disappointed” in the Chicago Teachers Union’s decision to “turn its back on not only a city […]
The city of Chicago is in crisis, as gun violence continues to claim the lives of several victims. As Hip-Hop Wired previously reported, murder rates have increased in the city by 38 percent, and with countless new reports of shooting deaths, local leaders are calling on the help of the Nation of Islam and Mr. […]
President Obama’s campaign headquarters has become the focus of a debunked terrorist attack.Three men were taken into custody last week, accused of making bombs known as Molotov cocktails to blow up the president’ campaign location in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home, and other areas to be hit during this weekend’s NATO summit.