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Locked up for cannabis, locked out of work

Recreational use is legal in Illinois, but the state still has prisoners incarcerated for cannabis-related offenses, and those convictions prevent future work in the cannabis industry.
by Tatiana Walk-Morris | Read more

Karen’s plan

Karen Lewis laid the groundwork for Brandon Johnson’s mayoral victory

by Ben Joravsky | Read more →

Satirical Race Theory makes comedy look easy
An ensemble of Black performers keeps Saturday night lively at iO.

by Dan JakesRead more →

Two Jennifer Kims will cook at the Liquid Funk Fermentation Bistro for the next Monday Night Foodball

Alt Economy returns, en français, TONIGHT to Ludlow Liquors.

by Mike Sula Read more →

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Apr. 20 – May 3, 2023
Vol. 52, No. 14

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