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Jeremy Lindenfeld

Kanye West Makes Surprise Appearance at Mayoral Rally Co-Hosted by Chance the Rapper

By Elaine Chen

Chance is keeping his promise to boost Amara Enyia’s profile across Chicago.

October 23, 2018

Jonah Goldberg Discusses Book at IOP

By Jack Capizzi

Goldberg's book, The Suicide of the West, criticizes the impact of nationalism on American democracy.

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October 23, 2018

Pranathi Posa

Hyde Park State Rep and Successor Host Town Hall Meeting

By Pranathi Posa

Barbara Flynn Currie, State Rep for 40 years, joined Curtis Tarver at Kenwood Academy last week

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October 23, 2018

Chicago Center on Democracy Hosts Debut Event

By Mallory Moore

The Chicago Center on Democracy discussed populism and the erosion of democracy with Stanford political science professor Anna Grzymala-Busse in its inaugural event.

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October 23, 2018

The Obama Foundation

Obama Foundation Releases OPC Proposals, Economic Impact Reports

By Emma Dyer

After pressure from a lawsuit filed by Protect Our Parks and an upcoming City Council vote, the Obama Foundation releases documentation of 2014 Requests for Proposals and Quotes on the OPC.

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October 23, 2018

Courtesy of John Kozlar

College Alum Is One of the Youngest Candidates Running for Mayor

By Sarah Lewis

John Kozlar, who graduated the College in 2011, talks about his candidacy for Mayor of Chicago.

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October 23, 2018

Emma Dyer

Khizr Khan Discusses Public Confrontation with Trump

By Mari Mirasol

Khan spoke at the Institute of Politics about what pushed him to speak out against President Trump.

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October 22, 2018

Euirim Choi

Car Crashes Near I-House, One Arrest Made

By Austin Christhilf, Jason Lalljee, and Euirim Choi

The CPD news office later said that CPD was responding to a call of a man with a gun, but further investigation revealed that the subject who fled from the crash simply fled from a stolen vehicle from Skokie.

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October 22, 2018

Pete Grieve

Delta Upsilon Student Posted Quizlet of Brothers' Favorite Sex Positions

By Katie Akin and Pete Grieve

The list was posted by a current second-year brother. He did not respond to inquiries about why the list was made, or what it was used for.

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October 22, 2018

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Alexandra Nisenoff

Bill, Hillary, Chelsea Clinton Speak at Closing Session of CGI U

By William Yuen Yee

Former President Bill Clinton told students “to embody and be empowered by what you want for others.”

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October 22, 2018

Matthew Lee

Interview: Chelsea Clinton On Populism, Clinton Global Initiative Work

By William Yuen Yee

On Saturday afternoon, The Maroon interviewed Chelsea Clinton, who was on campus as part of the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U).

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October 21, 2018

Alexandra Nisenoff

Bill and Chelsea Clinton Speak at Opening of 11th Annual CGI U

By William Yuen Yee

Chelsea Clinton spoke about "a desire to make the world a better place."

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October 20, 2018

Caleb Sussman

Car Crashes Into Hyde Park Produce; Hits Pedestrian

By Caleb Sussman

The victim, who is in fair condition, was quickly loaded into an ambulance to UCMC.

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October 20, 2018

University of Chicago History Department

Moishe Postone, Marxian Scholar and Social Theorist, 1942–2018

By Feng Ye

Postone’s leadership was essential to the construction and development of the core class Self, Culture, and Society.

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October 19, 2018

Euirim Choi

Hundreds of Graduate Students Participate in Pro-Union Walk Out

By William Yuen Yee

More than 350 GSU members and supporters turned out.

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October 18, 2018

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Ideastream

Zimmer Warns Against "Privileging Feelings," Creating a Sanctuary for Comfort

By Ellie Citron

Zimmer said that universities who serve as “[sanctuaries] of comfort” fail to properly educate their students.

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October 18, 2018

Wikimedia

Obituary: Leon Lederman

By William Trlak

The particle physicist and Nobel laureate also helped found a publicly funded math and science academy for Illinois teenagers.

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October 18, 2018

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