Eric Zorn on Chicago politics, and personal lives of presidential candidates.

Is Chicago Ungovernable?

Is Chicago Ungovernable?

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
Jan. 19 2016 6:00 PM

Changing More Than a Mayor

Rahm Emanuel isn’t going anywhere, so how do we make things better for the city of Chicago?

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Demonstrators calling for an end to gun violence and the resignation of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel march through downtown on Dec. 31, 2015.

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On The Gist, Chicago Tribune columnist Eric Zorn explains the likelihood that Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel will resign, and suggests a possible plan B for protestors. For the Spiel, what we do and don’t need to know about presidential candidates and their families.

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Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.