We remember Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka and her legacy that spanned over three decades. And, we get details on what City Council members plan to vote on before the year ends. Plus, it's our weekly dose of Reclaimed Soul with Vocalo's Ayana Contreras.
We take a look at how college kids talk about sexual assault with their administration and how the topic of rape is handled on some campuses. And, we hear about Chicago police tactics through the years. Plus, the sounds of Chicago indie band Fort Frances.
We hear how spiritual leaders across the city are talking about police relations with the communities they serve. And, we look at the role social media plays in protest movements. Plus, we talk about the must-see movies of the season.
We look at policing in certain neighborhoods and take your calls. And, we talk about navigating change in your midlife with the author of the new book, Amplify Your Life. And, we compare day care options in America vs. Germany.
We hear about the Flanagan South pipeline here in Illinois. And, talk about the laws pertaining to orders of protection in the state. Also, we learn how jazz legend Charles Mingus potty trained his cat. Plus, the musical styling of Chicago composer, Daniel Knox.
We recap a weekend of Chicago sports and talk to a rabbi whose mission is to visit every Jewish prisoner in Illinois every month. Plus, we talk with the author of an upcoming book that details the brilliant work and tragic life of musician, Jason Molina.[View the story "Morning Shift: Jewish Rabbi spreads faith throughout Illinois prisons " on Storify]