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The school that became a theater that became a school

Albany Park Theater Project’s latest production takes over a shuttered building in order to re-create the Chicago high school experience.

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Cover Story: Can Vic Mensa radicalize Lollapalooza? The Chicago rapper publicly supports Black Lives Matter and LGBT rights, among other progressive causes—which makes him an interesting fit for a festival that tries to please everyone.

Gaming: Apokélypse now? Pokémon Go gives rise to the latest moral panic.

Politics: Mayor Rahm cuts school budget while the city’s TIFs are flush with money. Why cut $140 million from CPS when there’s $461 million in TIF money available?
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