Vacations: An Excursion to Chicago By Ray Hanania Normally, I stay away from Chicago. The City is plagued by so many incidents of violence that it can be frightening. But, for the out-of-towner who has no choice but to be… Read More ›
Low turnout reflects hypocritical monitoring systems By Ray Hanania Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Friday April 12, 2013 Everyone likes to blame the low voter turnout each year on the “low quality” or the “corruption” of elected officials in government, but I… Read More ›
Sun-Times bully Carol Marin has taken cheap shots at me and others in Chicagoland politics, and I am not afraid to respond to her bullying and twisted reporting. Marin is in the dying end of the mainstream media industry.
President Emanuel, Or Possibly Next Dictator? By RAY HANANIA Southwest News-Herald Friday, March 08, 2013 The political circles are already ripe with rumors that Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is planning to run for president, rumors probably fed by his own… Read More ›
Orr’s Policies Rejecting Live Voters Hurts 2nd District By RAY HANANIA • Friday, March 01, 2013 Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Nowhere has Cook County Clerk David Orr’s policies on absentee balloting been more harmful than in the 2nd Congressional District, where… Read More ›
Emanuel’s Misguided Street Gangs Initiative By RAY HANANIA Friday, June 01, 2012 Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Chicago is a war zone. When you have 10 murders and 40 injuries from gang related shootings over the course of a “holiday weekend,” you… Read More ›