Interesting Take on Violence
An interesting article in Business Insider.
- Things are pretty grim in Chicago following its deadliest summer in recent memory.
By Oct. 21, Chicago had recorded 435 murders, ahead of 339 in New York and 241 in Los Angeles. The Windy City has the highest murder rate of all Alpha world cities, according to NBC Chicago.
And while things are finally starting to slow down, the mood in the city definitely isn't great.
As an Illinois ex-pat living in New York and looking on at one of my favorite cities from afar, I have to wonder, how did we get here?
The linked article points to numerous examples of how Rahm and McJerseyShore lost 2012.
And it comes on the heels of this Sun Times headline yesterday:
This on a Saturday, completely discounting Saturday night and all day Sunday upcoming.