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Schakowsky boycotts Trump State of the Union Address

Ally Mauch, Copy Chief

January 30, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, National, Politics

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) did not attend President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union Address on Tuesday in protest of the president, according to a news release. “I refuse to normalize President Donald Trump...

Acosta: The War on Drugs is misdirected

Pedro Acosta, Columnist

January 28, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

After Richard Nixon declared drug abuse was Public Enemy No. 1 in 1971, American began a war against these evil substances. All we see today is the aftermath of this war, which has cost billions to overcrowd our prisons with ...