Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
Truth or Treason True Story of What Happened to a Chicago Police Officers
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"It's one more piece of evidence that the "Old Mob" which consisted of gangsters, gambling and the bootleg of liquor were simply replaced by what I call the "New Mob"."
Star takes to task corporate conspiracy and political corruption, and details the price paid for attempting to fight against the vast network that underlies consolodated power.