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2D
ago

Theaster Gates Gives a TED Talk

The star artist talks about transforming the South Side into a “miniature Versailles” of arts and culture hubs connected by greenways.

3D
ago

How Integration Worked—and Failed—in Evanston

Mary Barr, author of Friends Disappear: The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston, talks about growing up in a progressive suburb that seemed to get integration right—until lunch happened.

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4W
ago

Steve Dahl Won’t Shut Up

After six years in exile, the original shock jock is back on the radio. But is anybody listening?

1 month
ago

How Jeanne Gang Works

The local architectural legend takes a tour through her recent work—past, future, and speculative—finding influence in turtle shells, basements, and the palette of Chicago.

1 month
ago

The New War on Rats

America’s rattiest city takes the Planned Parenthood approach to curbing its rodent problem.

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