In July, I traveled to Cleveland, Ohio to cover the xenophobic carnival that was the 2016 Republican National Convention for Chicagoist. I spent time with political activists and resistors, gun nuts and street preachers, vehement supporters of carnival barker Donald Trump, locals who felt displaced from their own home and more. Here are some of those stories.
Who I met at the 2016 Republican National Convention:
Special thanks to Tyler LaRiviere for the camera work in the videos and the photo galleries in the Chicagoist posts. Follow his work here.