Eight Forty-Eight has spent a lot of time talking about the effects the upcoming NATO/G-8 summits will have on Chicago. How many thousands of protesters will show up? What impact will the tight security have, and who will pay for it? What we haven't heard is the agenda.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Thursday that Chicago has been chosen to host the next World Summit of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates.The three-day annual event is scheduled for April 23-25, a few weeks before Chicago hosts the G8 and NATO conferences in mid-May."
President Barack Obama will host the NATO and G-8 summits in Chicago next year. The president announced the summits in his prime-time address to the nation Wednesday night.World leaders will gather in Chicago in May of 2012 to discuss the future of coalition operations in Afghanistan.The U.S.