Walking down North Avenue with his bulky Home Depot purchases in tow, George Blakemore sparkled in a glistening metallic-toned ensemble he painted himself. “I think that we all are artists,” he said. “We all use our imagination and we all are creative. There was a Black gentleman that died called Mr. Imagination who would say […]
Anya Davidson delivers a comics report from the Women’s March to the Polls.
Activists refuse to be quiet about Riot Fest, but boosters say their claims are off base.
Authorities have conducted surveillance on activists in recent years but won’t say why.
Mayor Emanuel sits on an estimated $1.7 billion in TIF reserves, but somehow schools face more cuts.
While closing clinics, the city found money for spying on protesters.
Rahm still hasn’t told the public why he closed mental health clinics.
Honoring the late Edna Pardo, whose campaign for public schools and fair taxes lives on
How to irritate Mayor Emanuel and do some legislating in one easy step
A new film project tries to capture the life of physician and activist Quentin Young.
March on Washington anniversary: A new generation of activists fights for change, from school cuts to Trayvon Martin.
Organizers of the Chicago contingent in the 1963 March on Washington say it’s time for another movement.