Book Discussion on Mayor 1%

Kari Lydersen talked about her book, Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel and the Rise of Chicago’s 99%, in which she argues that Chicago mayor… read more

Kari Lydersen talked about her book, Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel and the Rise of Chicago’s 99%, in which she argues that Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel represents the wealthy and powerful in the city and has demonstrated an inability to empathize with the working class and poor. During this event held at Haymarket Brewery in Chicago, Ms. Lydersen discussed the book with Ben Joravsky of the Chicago Reader, Amisha Patel of the Grassroots Collaborative, and Brandon Johnson of the Chicago Teachers Union. close

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Book Discussion on Mayor 1%

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316461-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 2, 2014

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  • Dec 14, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 16, 2013 | 5:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2013 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2013 | 2:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2014 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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