The Chicago Way w/John Kass: When the levee of violence breaks, who will be left to pick up the pieces?

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CHICAGO, IL – MAY 27: Crime scene tape is stretched around the front of a home where a man was shot on May 28, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago police have added more than 1,000 officers to the streets over the Memorial Day weekend, hoping to put a dent in crime, during what is typically one of the more violent weekends of the year. In 2016, 6 people were killed and another 65 were wounded by gun violence over the Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

The Chicago Way w/John Kass (05/28/2021): During the COVID-19 pandemic, John Kass & Jeff Carlin continue to podcast socially distanced from secure locations. This week, Chicago Alderman Ray Lopez (15th) to discuss a contentious City Council meeting, how Chicago can counter the never-ending violence against kids, changing the name of Lake Shore Drive, and whether-or-not he’s considering a run for mayor, himself. Plus, Kasso wants to know what happens when the levee along the river of violence in Chicago breaks, who will remain? And a recipe for grilled chicken that doesn’t involve a beer can.

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