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1968 Democratic Convention

PHOTOS: '68 Democratic Convention Chaos, 44 Years Later

Posted 08.28.2012 | Chicago

Forty-four years ago Tuesday, Chicago played host to an event that would offer the world some of the city's most iconic -- and disturbing -- images in...

2011 Rhymes With 1968

Ethan Casey | Posted 01.22.2012 | Politics
Ethan Casey

Comparing 1968 and 2011, ask yourself if there is any real difference between Mayor Daley's police brutalizing antiwar protesters in Chicago then, and Mayor Bloomberg's police clearing Zuccotti Park last week.

Chicago: A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Charles Shaw

The election of Barack Obama and the recent arrest of Governor Rod Blagojevich have once again shown how Chicago's angels are never far away from its demons.