Tag: Chicago

Thoughts On Local Government_>>>3

[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] Empowered deliberative democracy: Illustrated within the pages of the Anchor Fung article “Accountable Autonomy: Toward Empowered Deliberation in Chicago Schools and Policing” Empowered deliberative democracy refers to the ability of citizens being […]

Richard J. Daley

Richard J. Daley: – Introduced in the A. Ehrenhalt chapter excerpt from the Lost City34 Quintessential boss rule Mayor (Chicago)35 Daley’s ways may not have been democratic, but his defenders have argued that he got positive things done for Chicago which a non-boss would have been unable to do.36 Their […]