All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Rahm Emanual’

Rahm Emanuel Apologizes for Police Torture

After decades of police abuse, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has issued an apology for the torture that occurred from 1972 to 1991 under former Commander Jon Burge. The city has paid out millions over the years to men who were tortured into giving false confessions to various crimes, including murder, and spent years in prison as a result. Emanuel’s apology …

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Foursquare, Mayor Emanuel Promote Chicago Check-Ins with Windy City Badge

In Chicago, 250,000 different users have checked-in to 80,000 different venues 10,000,000 times using Foursquare. With those stats, it’s one of the most Foursquare-loving cities in the world. That’s why Foursquare teamed up with the Mayor’s office to launch a new city-specific badge that users can unlock by checking-in locally. There are plenty of achievements on Foursquare, known as “badges,” …

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