• Questions come from the community

  • You vote for your favorites

  • WBEZ investigates, posting updates in real time

  • Followers help shape the investigation

  • We discover the answers together!


Previous Question Next Question

My uncle was in an organization called the donkey or 'dunkey' club which was part of the chicago democratic machine. What was the purpose of this organization and how did it relate to the party? Were there other similar organizations that also part of the machine?

Asked by John

Commenting Guidelines