Database Proof Substratum: The Bleeding of Chicago

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Ask a cop, physician, or EMT in Chicago about July 4 of last year, and most, if not all, will have a story to tell. The city has a history of violence over this holiday, and police worried that the extra-long weekend in the summer of 2017 would produce exceptionally bloody results. They weren’t wrong. Over the five-day weekend, 101 Chicagoans were shot; of those, 15 were slain. The holiday drew national headlines and scorn from the Trump administration and others who saw the shooting spress as e...