Category: Politics

My response to former Chicago Police Lieutenant Bob Angone article

I have been blogging on ChicagoNow for over 16 months and I have not published a written response to another ChicagoNow blogger’s article in those 16 months, until now. I feel I must comment on Bob Angone article called Hate Hustlers/ Race Baiters/Ignoring Killers/ The Agenda is more important then the Truth Bob Angone wrote:... Read more »

Who paid for CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson trip to New York to appear on Good Morning America?

  For the record, I am tired of the Jussie Smollett case and I likely won’t write about it again. The Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson turning the case into his national press tour was unprofessional. Johnson actually flew to New York to appear on Good Morning America followed by appearing on CNN. My... Read more »

Eleven reasons why Jussie Smollett likely would have won his case

I am not a lawyer. I am not trying to be a lawyer, but from my point of view the case against Jussie Smollett may not have been the slam dunk the Chicago police made it out to be. I know many lawyers (who said Casey Anthony and others would be found guilty) said the... Read more »

Rahm Emanuel needs to send Jason Van Dyke a bill for the $5 million misconduct settlement

Rahm Emanuel needs to send Jason Van Dyke a bill for the $5 million misconduct settlement
Rahm Emanuel the Mayor of Chicago who tried to cover-up 17-year-old Laquan McDonald’s murder wants Empire star Jussie Smollett to pay a $130k bill for a hoax he wasn’t found guilty of in a court of law. Jason Van Dyke was found guilty in a court of law. His murder of Laquan McDonald likely cost... Read more »

Where was the outrage when Heidi Jones filed a racist false police report about being raped?

In 2011, Heidi Jones, a WABC/ Channel 7 meteorologist received a misdemeanor, probation and 350 hours of community service for filing a false police report that she was raped by a man she called a “Hispanic” pervert. My question is: Where was the national outrage about her making a racist false police report to the New York... Read more »

Mayor Rahm Emanuel who tried to cover-up a murder needs to shut up and go away

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel who tried to cover-up the murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald criticized Jussie Smollett morals and ethics. Emanuel even said the city is owed an apology from Smollett. Well, Emanuel, how about apologizing to the McDonald family for trying to cover-up Laquan’s murder? Why didn’t you apologize to the African American community... Read more »

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson is using the Smollett case to do a national Press tour

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson is using the Smollett case to do a national Press tour
  The Chicago Mayoral election is today. Soon the city of Chicago will have a new mayor after a likely runoff election. For the Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, a new mayor likely means a new superintendent since a new mayor will likely want to start over with their choice to lead the Chicago Police... Read more »

Chicago media or Chicago Police Spokesman?

What has happened to the Chicago news? Lately, several Chicago news stations have acted more like Chicago police spokesman than actual news organizations. CBS 2 Chicago reported that Jussie Smollett setup the staged attacked without using the word “allegedly” as if they are 100% sure Smollett planned the attack based on what the police told... Read more »

CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson needs to get control of his police department and poor handling of the Smollett case

The Chicago Police Department (CPD) has become an embarrassment under Superintendent Eddie Johnson. The crime in certain parts of the city is out of control just like it was under Garry McCarthy. Instead of Johnson fixing the problem by finding a new strategy to police the city effectively; Johnson has used the same old talking... Read more »

Michael Cohen got played like a fiddle by Trump and he should be embarrassed

I do not feel sorry for President Donald Trump’s former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen. He will soon serve three years in prison for doing Trump’s dirty work. He should feel stupid for going to jail for trying to cover up an affair of a man who now calls him every name in the book.... Read more »