Skip to main content
Chicago Journal

Chicago Journal

By Chicago Journal & Challenge Media

The Chicago Journal is a general interest, digital publication focused on the political and cultural issues of the city of Chicago and the surrounding metro area.
Listen on Spotify
Where to listen
Apple Podcasts Logo

Apple Podcasts

Castbox Logo

Castbox

Google Podcasts Logo

Google Podcasts

Overcast Logo

Overcast

Pocket Casts Logo

Pocket Casts

RadioPublic Logo

RadioPublic

Spotify Logo

Spotify

Madigan's Magical Mystery Machine
Madigan's Magical Mystery Machine
On this episode of the podcast, Craig's talking about what everyone's talking about and revisits something he wrote about Mike Madigan back in the summer of 2020. He also talks a little...or a lot...about Lori Lightfoot's latest quotes. Our main website is at chicagojournal.com. You'll be able to find everything we do there and you'll be able to subscribe and support us in the best way possible.
58:32
March 10, 2022
At the End of an Era
At the End of an Era
On this episode of the Chicago Journal podcast, it's been a tough year and, for some Chicago sports fans, it just got a lot worse. Craig revisits what may one day be remembered as one of the saddest moments in Chicago sports history. Our main website is at chicagojournal.com. You'll be able to find everything we do there and you'll be able to subscribe and support us in the best way possible.
14:40
August 11, 2021
There Are Only Victims Here
There Are Only Victims Here
On this episode of the Chicago Journal podcast, Craig revisits something he wrote back in April after the Adam Toledo officer involved shooting in the Little Village neighborhood and he discusses the violence and it's relationship to the victimhood of Chicago leadership. While he did update some things, unfortunately, it's over 3 months later and none of the issues show any signs of slowing down. Our main website is at chicagojournal.com. You'll be able to find everything we do there and you'll be able to subscribe and support us in the best way possible.
42:35
July 15, 2021
Brief Introduction
Brief Introduction
On this episode, we give a brief introduction on the Chicago Journal and what we're trying to do with this podcast. We could talk about the topic for hours but we know you have much better podcasts in your queue with a lot more money behind them and with much more famous people than we are. Our main website is chicagojournal.com. You'll be able to find everything we do there and you'll be able to subscribe and support us in the best way possible.
09:42
June 29, 2021
The Summer of Life
The Summer of Life
This was not supposed to be the first episode of the Chicago Journal Podcast but it's official/unofficial reopening day in Chicago and Craig had a special message for all Chicagoans.
15:22
June 12, 2021
Chicago Journal Podcast Trailer
Chicago Journal Podcast Trailer
The Chicago Journal is a general interest, digital publication focused on the political and cultural issues of the city of Chicago and the surrounding metro area. To learn more about us, please visit our website at chicagojournal.com.
00:40
April 14, 2021