Tag: Heather MacDonald

Does the danger on the south and west sides of Chicago come from criminals or cops? Berkowitz w/Mac Donald, Cable & Web

Jeff Berkowitz, December 27, 2017: Has Mayor Emanuel done anything since Laquan McDonald’s shooting three years ago to make police misconduct or violent crime less likely on the south or west sides of Chicago? ******  Heather Mac Donald: Chicago cops have shot 18 people, six of them lethally, virtually all armed and dangerous, that’s 0.6... Read more »

Watch Heather Mac Donald discuss the "War on Cops," the Ferguson Effect, Mayor Emanuel and Chicago crime spiking, Cable/Web

You can watch, 24/7, Heather Mac Donald, author of the recent, extremely topical, best selling book, “The War on Cops,” interviewed by “Public Affairs,” show host Jeff Berkowitz, by clicking here:  Public Affairs, featuring Heather Mac Donald, a senior fellow at the free market oriented Manhattan Institute, also airs: —Tonight at 8:30 pm and midnight... Read more »

Is Governor Rauner agnostic on expanding Stop and Frisk in inner cities?

Mike Flannery [WFLD, Fox 32 News, political editor]: Apropos of gun violence, we’ve been told it could be stopped in a week if you started Stop and Frisk. Good idea or bad idea? State Senator Kwame Raoul (D-Chicago): Consider your source [Ed. Note: Presumably, Senator Raoul is referring to Donald Trump, but that’s not quite... Read more »