“Surely the greatest book ever written about a city.” – David Halberstam Robert A. Caro, The Power Broker: […]

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Assumptions about human nature have long shaped the way people think about politics, economics, and even their own […]

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The announcement that Richard M. Daley would not seek reelection as Chicago’s mayor surprised few people. A Midwestern […]