Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Dec 2, 1999
  • Issue of
  • Dec 2-8, 1999
  • Vol. 29, No. 9

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Pure Torture

    Police Lieutenant Raymond Patterson didn't believe his son Aaron was a gangbanger. He was wrong. Then he didn't believe that police officers had forced Aaron to confess to a double murder. He may have been wrong about that too.
  • Neighborhood News
  • Like a Rock

    Wabash Avenue jewelers are standing firm as they fight to remain in their traditional setting.

Columns & Opinion

Arts & Culture

City Life

  • Our Town
  • Poet in Motion

    Departing Guild Complex director Michael Warr contemplates the road ahead.