Author R.J. Nelson on life, career, and “Dirty Waters” book

Rick Kogan alongside author R.J. Nelson

Author R.J. Nelson joined Rick in the studio to talk about his book, “Dirty Waters: Confessions of Chicago’s Last Harbor Boss,” which shines a light on the ‘wretched bog’ of his time as a harbor boss. He shared shocking stories about sketchy bribes, told Rick about his very favorite Chicago harbors and explained how his love for Chicago drove his career.