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  • Chicago's Cardinal Warns Of An ObamaCare Gulag

    02/28/2012 7:28:15 PM PST · by Nachum · 9 replies · 1+ views
    Investor's Business ^ | 2/28/12 | Staff
    First Amendment: The ex-head of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops compares the administration take on freedom of worship to the Soviet Union's and says its contraceptive mandate will force church hospitals to close. On the first Sunday of Lent, Chicago's Francis Cardinal George issued his version of the letter issued by the USCCB he recently led. It shredded assurances by the administration that things could be worked out so that religious freedom would not be impaired and painted a bleak future that just might be the administration's intent. Going a bit further than his peers
  • Nightclub Stampede Reopens Chicago's Racial Wounds

    02/18/2003 4:19:36 PM PST · by blam · 40 replies · 421+ views
    Independent (UK) ^ | 2-19-2003 | Andrew Gumbel
    Nightclub stampede reopens Chicago's racial wounds By Andrew Gumbel in Chicago 19 February 2003 The nightclub stampede that claimed 21 lives in Chicago on Monday caused a war of words yesterday between the city's civic leaders and the African-American community. Each blamed the other for allowing the club to operate after a court order demanded its closure eight months ago. The Rev Jesse Jackson, who is based in Chicago, returned to the nightclub yesterday to demand an independent investigation that would look at the city's failings as well as any negligence on the part of the club. He said the...