On Candidate Sigcho’s Petition Challenge

Four years ago I ran for alderman.  My signatures were challenged.  The process of getting on the ballot was so ridiculous that it joined gerrymandering and campaign finance reform as part of my proposed reforms to Chicago politics.  Due to some bad advice about petition formatting I had to withdraw.  But it was a good… Continue reading On Candidate Sigcho’s Petition Challenge

Plata y Plomo in Pilsen

On Wednesday there will be a meeting with the US EPA hosted by the Pilsen Environmental Rights and Reform Organization (PERRO) in the basement of the church at 1850 S Throop. For the past decade PERRO has been pushing the EPA to investigate the emissions coming from the H Kramer smelting facility. From Wikipedia: H.… Continue reading Plata y Plomo in Pilsen