Laquan McDonald, WVON’s Most Fascinating Person of 2015

#MFP2015 – Segment 4 – No. 1 – Laquan McDonald Transcript As we write this, the future of the “most American of American cities” – as our mayor calls it – remains in the balance. Chicago’s fourth quarter was met with turmoil that left our newsroom buzzing, phone lines ringing and talk show hosts titillating…

Guest Appearance on “How We Got Here” (12|12|15)

I joined writer/radio personality (and one of my former teachers), Seth Tower-Hurd,  for an episode of his podcast How We Got Here. We discussed everything from the Mag Mile protests in Chicago to the secret prisons in Hohman Square.  In his byline, Seth said he’d revised his opinion that “protest don’t work anymore.” Depending on your definition…