Category Archives: Cook County

Michelle Malkin to Headline “Restore Illinois Summit” November 2nd

Americans for Prosperity Foundation – Illinois Hosting Gathering of Conservatives in Rosemont Naperville – Americans for Prosperity Foundation – Illinois is hosting the first annual “Restore Illinois Summit” on Saturday, November 2nd in Rosemont. Speakers will include author, blogger, and … Continue reading

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Chicago Teachers Union: ‘This City Belongs to Black People’

-By Warner Todd Huston The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) is pretty much run by communists and racebaiters. This month we get yet another example of that with a CTU organizer claiming that the city “belongs” to African Americans and not … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Violence: The 1933 Violence Solution Can Work Again

-By James E. Gierach Twenty four people were shot and three killed Thursday in Chicago. The shootings occurred two months after congressmen Bobby Rush, Danny Davis and Robin Kelly held an “emergency summit on urban violence,” nearly a year after … Continue reading

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ILL-inois: Chicago Alderman Holding 200 Jobs Hostage Because He Wants to Reward Campaign Contributor

-By John Ruberry This should be an uplifting story about a business adding dozens of jobs in Chicago. Ah, but I’m talking about Chicago–you just know the pols will find a way to louse things up. A car dealer wishes … Continue reading

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Americans For Prosperity Protest Outside Blue Cross/Blue Shield’s Chicago HQ Over Obamacare

-By Warner Todd Huston Some members of the Illinois chapter of Americans for Prosperity mounted a little community awareness protest over the crony capitalist role in Obamacare’s “enroll America” program being carried out by Blue Cross/Blue Shield. The protest was … Continue reading

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Chicago Public School Teacher Attacks Capitalism, Says Violent Revolution Coming

-By Warner Todd Huston The policy group called ALEC (the American Legislative Exchange Council) had its 40th anniversary meeting in Chicago on August 7, 8, and 9, but not everyone was celebrating. In front of the hotel at which the … Continue reading

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95-Year-Old Vet Killed by Police in Illinois Retirement Home With Taser, Bean Bag Guns

-By Warner Todd Huston The police state strikes again. In a major over-the-top reaction, police taserd and shot bean bags at a 95-year-old military veteran, killing him, after he refused medical treatment at his retirement home. On July 25, police … Continue reading

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Blaming the Messenger: Ill. State Rep Monique Davis Says ‘Maybe The Police Are Killing Some Of These Kids’

Illinois State Representative Monique Davis from the South Side of Chicago is blaming the Chicago cops for the high number of killings there. Davis wonders, maybe it’s the cops doing the killing? Davis, a House member from the 27th District … Continue reading

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Useful Idiot: Illinois Democrat Says Govt’s Job is to ‘Give Rights’

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois State Representative Sara Feigenholtz thinks her job is to “give rights” to people. Feigenholtz recently blurted that out in an interview giving us a perfect example of the key difference between those interested in preserving … Continue reading

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Chgo Reporter Attacked by Chgo Teachers Union Thugs at Rally

-By Warner Todd Huston Jeremy Segal was filming the protesting Chicago Teachers downtown on Monday trying to get a few questions in with Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis and agitator Rev. Jesse Jackson when operatives for the union began … Continue reading

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