Chicago Stories

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

The stories of everyday Chicagoans as told to Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

36:26 | Mar 2nd, 2019

Author Alex Kotlowitz burst into the public 25-years-ago with his seminal work "There Are No Children Here." Now he's out with its bookend, "An American Summer," about the lives affected by gun violen...Show More

jspinelle recommended:

Alex Kotlowitz is an amazing journalist, and this is an interesting discussion about the intersection of storytelling and public policy.

43:39 | May 17th, 2019

Thanks for listening! On this final episode of "Chicago Stories," Mayor Emanuel swapped mics with legendary broadcaster Bill Kurtis for a look back on his own life and career, from his first steps in ...Show More
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31:55 | May 7th, 2019

How do you win the speaker's gavel twice? One vote at a time. Tune in as Mayor Emanuel sits down with the one and only Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi for a wide-ranging discussion on politics and p...Show More

36:41 | Apr 25th, 2019

Theaster Gates is many things, but he doesn’t see it that way. Tune in as Mayor Emanuel talks to the world-famous artist about connecting art with neighborhood development, discovering the spiritual l...Show More

35:54 | Apr 19th, 2019

Chemi Peres is a man on a mission. Tune in as Mayor Emanuel speaks with the venture capitalist and chairman of the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation about impact investing and peace through techno...Show More
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