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Chicago responds to President Trump 11

Artists, writers, musicians, academics, activists, and politicians—even Rahm!—weigh in on the new administration: the threats, the fears, the absurdity.

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Cover Story: Chicago responds to President Trump . Artists, writers, musicians, academics, activists, and politicians—even Rahm!—weigh in on the new administration: the threats, the fears, the absurdity.

Music: Lumpen Radio amplifies voices from the margins This Bridgeport-based low-power station provides an on-air home for diversity and dissent.

News & Politics: Ben Joravsky on how Trump ushers in a new age of deceit. Even by Chicago’s political standards his lies are the worst.

The Reader's Bar Guide: Hundreds of bars searchable by neighborhood and our top recommended watering holes in Chicago

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