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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “global city” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen discusses Chicago Police Department staffing levels and explores the topic of Chicago as “a global city.”

 

Tracy Siska– Executive Director of the Chicago Justice Project

The CJP examined available data to see how Chicago compared to other cities when it comes to police staffing and homicides.  Tracy discusses the results and what they mean this week.

 

Photo courtesy of Chicago Justice Project


Aaron Renn– Urban analyst and publisher of The Urbanophile

Aaron wrote an article called  “What is a Global City?” where he examines the state of Chicago in relation to a global city.  He discusses his thoughts on this topic this week.

 

 

OTL #306 local music provided by The Golden Horse Ranch Band