The December 2022 Issue of Substance

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The American Federation of Teachers and the CIA

Almost all the books we read have been censored in some way by the US government via the publishing industry.

The Substance pamphlet "The American Federation of Teachers and the CIA" is . . .


[ Public Land Grab ] Gov. Pritzker asked to delay sale of Damen Silos ... Groups ask for community meetings to discuss use of the 23-acre riverfront property, which is slated to be sold for $6.5 million



Decision on historic Chicago River site is too important to be made in a silo ..... The Damen silos beg for conversation on how they could be reused in a higher, better and . . .


Broken Promises - the old Dett Elementary school building

Broken Promises - the old Dett Elementary school building, report on an Abandoned Closed Chicago Public School in the middle of a gentrifying area on the Westside that was predominantly African American ... has not . . .


We were forced to suspend subscriptions to our print edition a year ago, and after wishing we could get back into print have finally admitted that we can only continue as an online publication. Therefore, readers can no longer subscribe to Substance on paper, but those who wish to donate will be thanked.

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