Gun Violence in Obama’s Backyard Damages Emanuel’s Stature

Gun Violence in Obama’s Backyard Damages Emanuel’s Stature

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Steven Dorantes is comforted following a funeral mass for his brother Rey on Jan. 18, 2013 in Chicago. Rey Dorantes, 14, died after being shot six times while he was sitting on the front porch of his home while talking on the phone on January 11. Dorantes's murder was the 21st homicide recorded in Chicago for 2013, a city which saw more than 500 homicides in 2012.