Politics

The Prison Industrial Complex Is...

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Zine, The Prison Industrial Complex Is...
Date: 
2011
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This zine offers a critical look at the Prison Industrial Complex by combining drawings with statistics about the people who are incarcerated in America today.
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English
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AREA Chicago #7: The Inheritance of Politics

Location

PO BOX 476971
60647 Chicago
United States
US
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Newspaper, AREA Chicago #7: The Inheritance of Politics
Date: 
2008
Issue: 
7
Abstract: 
Founded in 2005, AREA Chicago supports the work of people and organizations building a socially just city. AREA actively gathers, produces, and shares knowledge about local culture and politics. Its newspaper, website, and events create relationships and sustain community through art, research, education, and activism. *
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English
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* Abstract taken from AREA Chicago website: http://areachicago.org/about/
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http://areachicago.org/about/
*Website not functional as of March 4, 2014.

AREA Chicago #5: How We Learn

Location

PO BOX 476971
60647 Chicago
United States
US
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Newspaper, AREA Chicago #5: How We Learn
Date: 
2007
Issue: 
5
Abstract: 
Founded in 2005, AREA Chicago supports the work of people and organizations building a socially just city. AREA actively gathers, produces, and shares knowledge about local culture and politics. Its newspaper, website, and events create relationships and sustain community through art, research, education, and activism. *
Language: 
English
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* Abstract taken from AREA Chicago website: http://areachicago.org/about/
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Website: 

http://areachicago.org/about/
*Website not functional as of March 4, 2014.

Peripheral Vision

Location

PO Box 476971
60647 Chicago
United States
US
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Newspaper, Peripheral Vision
Date: 
11/01/2009
Issue: 
9
Abstract: 
Founded in 2005, AREA Chicago supports the work of people and organizations building a socially just city. AREA actively gathers, produces, and shares knowledge about local culture and politics. Its newspaper, website, and events create relationships and sustain community through art, research, education, and activism.
Language: 
English
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Abstract taken from AREA Chicago website: http://areachicago.org/about/
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AREA Chicago: Intersections

Location

PO Box 476971
60647 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Newspaper, AREA Intersections
Date: 
October 25, 2012
Issue: 
12
Abstract: 
Founded in 2005, AREA Chicago supports the work of people and organizations building a socially just city. AREA actively gathers, produces, and shares knowledge about local culture and politics. Its newspaper, website, and events create relationships and sustain community through art, research, education, and activism. Many of the articles in this issue focus on specific street intersections throughout Chicago.
Language: 
English
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The abstract was taken from the AREA Chicago website: http://areachicago.org/about/
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Community in Transition: 40 years of struggle

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zine, Community in transition: 40 years of struggle
Date: 
2009
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Published in 2009, the 40th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, this piece analyses and describes trends in LGBT community activism from 1969 to the present. It focuses on the tumultuous relationship between the trans and the Lesbian and Gay communities, offering insight into historical and contemporary developments. It was the first written piece published by the Trans Oral History Project and was initially debuted as a companion to a larger historical exhibition by the same title.
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Abstract taken from transoralhistory.com. http://transoralhistory.com/story-bank/writing/community-transition-40-years-stuggle
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transoralhistory.com

it happened four years ago: Mayor Daley's brutal conquest of Chicago's first ward

Location

1757 W. Augusta Blvd.
60622 Chicago
United States
US
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Book, Zelchenko
Date: 
2003
Edition: 
1st
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A book about Mayor Daley's actions during the aldermanic election of February 23, 1999. It discusses the illegal actions taken by the mayor against the campaign of Cynthia Soto.
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English
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096774895X

The Baffler: Dark Age: Business Culture and the Culture Business

4000 Words 4000 Dead & Revolutionary Optimism: An American Elegy: 2006-2012

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6018 North Kenmore Avenue
60660 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 59' 29.6088" N, 87° 39' 25.9452" W
US
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Zine, 4000 Words & Revolutionary Optimism
Date: 
2012
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A poem about the soldiers killed in the Iraq. Performed October 28, 2012 at 6018NORTH.
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English
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Jill Magi

Quest for the Treasure of Stimuli!

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2217 W Roscoe St. 1st floor
60618 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 56' 35.43" N, 87° 41' 2.688" W
US
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Magazine, Barack the Barbarian: Quest for the Treasure of Stimuli!
Date: 
2009
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Volume: 
1
Issue: 
1
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"Barack the Barbarian" is a political satire comic book. In the plot, Barack the Barbarian fights The Old Warrior (John McCain) and Red Sarah (Sarah Palin) for the stimuli.
Language: 
English
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9781934692691
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