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Alderman Antonio French is serving his second term as the Alderman of the 21st Ward. French has gained national recognition for his work involving the unrest in Ferguson, MO following the shooting of Michael Brown
Former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe served as a U.S. Senator for Maine from 1995 to 2013 and as a Representative in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1979 to 1995.
Jeremy Scahill is the National Security Correspondent for The Nation magazine and is a Puffin Foundation Writing Fellow at The Nation Institute. He is the author of two New York Times bestsellers.