Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Jul 2, 1992
  • Issue of
  • Jul 2-8, 1992
  • Vol. 21, No. 38

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Child Abuse on the Brain

    Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry believes that many kids diagnosed as being psychotic or hyperactive are actually suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder: they are shell-shocked veterans of the war against children.
  • Essay
  • Cityscape: Welcome to Chicago?

    The tourism pros think downstaters visit Chicago because they are impressed by the big city. Actually they come for the thrill of feeling superior to it.

Arts & Culture