Mayoral Race

Showdown in Chicago: Lightfoot vs. Preckwinkle

Showdown in Chicago: Lightfoot vs. Preckwinkle

April 1, 2019

No matter who wins – Lori Lightfoot or Toni Preckwinkle, Chicago will have elected an African American woman mayor for the first time in history, says Camille Erickson of In These Times

DeRay: Maryland’s Unionized Charter Schools Could Be Model For Nation

March 3, 2016

Democratic Mayoral Candidate DeRay McKesson tells The Real News he will defend teacher unionism and support keeping charter schools under public control