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Groups: Angry Gays, Milk Men And Women, Readers and Book Lovers, Black Kos community, Chicago Kossacks

Diaries published: 40 (3 days since last diary on Thu May 21, 2015 at 02:04 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 7623 (0 days since last comment on Sat May 23, 2015 at 09:00 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1076

Total Comment Ratings: 2181

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Chitown Kev's Most Recent Diaries:

And so it goes. Same as it ever was. And I'm not simply talking about police officers getting away with killing (mostly) young black men but the incessant nitpicking of each and every case ...
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 02:04 PM PDT with 106 Recommends
One issue that comes up time and again regarding the out-of-control behavior of police departments across the country is the recycling of bad police officers from one police department to another. ...
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 01:57 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
The national movement to raise the minimum wage scored its' biggest victory to date when the Los Angeles City Council voted 14-1 to raise its' minimum wage to $15.00 by the year 2020 earlier today .
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 06:32 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Saint Marie-Aphonsine Danil Ghattas, canonized by Pope Francis May 17, 2015. Sunday in St. Peter's Square in Rome, Pope Francis canonized two 19th century Palestinian nuns, Marie Alphonsine ...
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 04:59 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The Guardian is reporting that a local Chicago filmmaker, Angel Perez, was interrogated and sexually assaulted at the Chicago Police Department's Homan Square "black site" in October 2012. (Warning:
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 02:00 AM PDT with 94 Recommends
I am so sick of this shit. Another PO shoots an unarmed black man and gets off. Following an inquiry by Wisconsin’s state division of criminal investigation [DCI], the Dane County district ...
by Chitown Kev
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 01:41 PM PDT with 24 Recommends

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