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Racial Segregation in Chicago and Its Effects on Housing Today

Racial Segregation in Chicago and Its Effects on Housing Today

The Great Migration is one of the main reasons racial segregation began in the Chicago housing market. African-Americans who migrated to the north earned twice the amount of money than the people in the south. When black people started moving to the north, escaping the racial turmoil that they had to endure in the south, […]

Hip-Hop: The Driving Force of Chicago Culture

Hip-Hop: The Driving Force of Chicago Culture

For over 40 years, hip-hop has withstood the music industry and maintained its relevancy because of the genre’s pull with the youth and popular culture. Hip-hop has had a long-standing cultural impact on American youth regardless of the socioeconomic background. Yet, the genre was not always so accepting. Hip-hop has gone through many changes throughout […]

El Chapo Guzman Sentenced to Life in Prison

El Chapo Guzman Sentenced to Life in Prison

El Chapo Guzman was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday, July 17, 2019,  after an 11-week trial in Brooklyn, New York. Guzman was convicted in February for smuggling cocaine, marijuana, heroin, and methamphetamines into the United States from Mexico. Cartel Silanoa is one of the biggest cartels in Mexico. El Chapo complained that he […]

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