Dan Herbert lives to serve and protect cops—even Laquan McDonald’s killer. The Chicago defense attorney sees police officers accused of misconduct as “the ultimate underdog.”
Arts & Culture:
Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men plays the game of Privilege—literally. The playwright-director brings her didactic, intentionally annoying play to Steppenwolf.
News & Politics: How the Trump administration could bankrupt Chicago Public Schools. Plans to pull funding from traditional public education would compound an already dire financial picture in Illinois and Chicago.
Jerry "Iceman" Butler was an A-list soul singer, playing with Curtis Mayfield and Otis Redding. Today, he mulls taxes and health care as the longest-serving member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners.