Tag: Bobby Rush

O for Oxy: All Students Volunteer for Dems, All Lose

O for Oxy: All Students Volunteer for Dems, All Lose

Students who volunteered for political campaigns for course credit at Occidental College are learning a hard lesson in defeat after every single one of them joined a Democratic candidate in 2014–and all of them lost. The sole survivor, Sen. Mary

Chicago Alderman Warns 'People Are Going to Get Hurt' in Labor Dispute

Chicago Alderman Warns 'People Are Going to Get Hurt' in Labor Dispute

Chicago Alderman Anthony Beale gave new meaning to constituent advocacy yesterday when he told Metra’s executive director “people are going to get hurt” in the dispute over how many minorities they decide to hire for a railroad bridge project, the

Obama Campaigned Before Socialist Group in '96

Newsletters published by the Chicago chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America show President Barack Obama actively participated in a 1996 rally co-sponsored by the group and held at The University of Chicago during his first campaign for the Illinois