Four really special young women from West Africa are in Chicago for a 6-week leadership conference with Expanding Lives.
Nothing Without a Company's New Play Festival: 4PLAYs is a showcase of new one-act shows by local writers, all set in bars.
The Evanston Public Library has a hearing to fire Lesley Williams and we will stand in support outside the meeting.
A house party to help support Chelsea after she leaves prison. Chelsea Manning is the LGBTQIA+ movement’s greatest anti-war activist and the longest-imprisoned whistleblower in U.S. history.
In trying to balance hopeful content alongside the usual "what the hell is happening in the world" stuff, this is both.
Come hear resilient women creatively share the story of their resistance. It's also a wake-up call to learn about more international strife and death the US is responsible for.
This project captured students' views of their Loyola experience, including the perspective of a queer graduate social work student. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Evanston and neighboring community members rally outside a retaliatory disciplinary hearing for Lesley Williams, sole black librarian at Evanston Public Library and Director of Adult Services. This is the latest in a series of punitive actions targeting Williams for her unwavering commitment to challenge the library leadership on issues of racial justice, equitable distribution of resources, representation, provision of library services in predominantly black neighborhoods, and free speech on controversial issues.
With keynote Chuy Garcia, the Social Justice Summit is a one-day event aimed at building a community that will work towards reclaiming power by dismantling systems of oppression through collaborative action.
Learn basic information about working with people who are trans and/or gender non-conforming.
Join about a dozen community organizations to brainstorm what true solidarity looks like.