OTL: Episode #372- Kari Lydersen on Mayor 1%, Send in your Christmas music, Youth violence in Chicago
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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)
(broadcasting on the “99%” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)
Mike Stephen talks to local journalist Kari Lydersen about her new book on Mayor Emanuel, solicits Chicago Christmas music, and chats with the editor of a book that tells the stories of youth violence in the city.
Kari Lydersen– Chicago-based journalist and author of Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel and the Rise of Chicago’s 99%
Kari discusses her new book that analyzes the governing style of Mayor Emanuel and profiles those citizens who oppose him.
We’re looking for Chicago musicians to submit versions of classic Christmas songs or original Holiday tunes. Those songs will be featured on the Christmas show on December 26th!
Miles Harvey– Assistant professor of English at DePaul University and editor of How Long Will I Cry? Voices of Youth Violence
This powerful book provides firsthand accounts of what it’s like growing up in a culture of youth violence in Chicago.
OTL #372 local music provided by The Wild Finish…