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Tales from the crypto party

You don't need to wait for reform of government surveillance programs to stay reasonably private on your computer and phone. A local offshoot of the global CryptoParty movement is helping put secrecy tools at Chicagoans' fingertips.
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Ain't no party like a crypto party, as Brandon Smith found out—he also provides a guide to encryption tools. In light of Barbara Byrd-Bennett's resignation, Ben Joravsky wonders if the next CPS chief will stand up to Rahm Emanuel. And on the B Side, the latest Artist on Artist finds Jes Skolnik of Split Feet talking to Spandau Ballet bassist Martin Kemp.
The People Issue. 20 stories exploring what makes Chicago work.

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Keren Cytter Museum of Contemporary Art
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Lyric Opera's Carousel Civic Opera House
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