Protest week in review: Mostly peaceful in pursuit of justice

Protesters block of the intersection on State and Roosevelt

By Steve Musal Contributors to report:  Mike Bacos, Aryn Braun, Jasmine Cen, Kayla Daugherty, Bian Elkhatib, Misha Euceph, Max Greenwood, Patrick Martin, Emiliana Molina, Meggie Morris, Alexis Myers, Steven Porter, Brooke Rayford, Thomas Vogel and Raquel Zaldivar. It’s been a little more than a week since the state filed a first-degree murder charge against Jason […]

Christian and Muslim supporters: halting Syrian refugees what ISIS wants

By Yingxu Jane Hao The House stopped short of imposing a religious test for Syrian refugees, but the vote two weeks ago to intensify the screening of Syrians seeking to enter the United States drew criticism from Christian and Muslim supporters of refugee resettlement. “ISIS terrorists want Muslims to feel like they are unwelcomed in […]

Chicago Bears hope to keep playoff hopes alive with win over 49ers

Chicago Bears Action

By Michael Bacos After an 0-3 start, the Bears have managed to shove their way into the playoff conversation after their Thanksgiving upset of the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. The Bears are 5-6, one game behind the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons for the last NFC wild card spot. There are three other […]