What we’re reading, watching, listening to, etc., to pass the time.
At this past weekend’s “anti-bait-truck” shoe giveaway, the 25-year-old rapper declared himself a revolutionary.
This documentary about legendary activists Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama screens tomorrow night at Chicago Filmmakers.
The onetime Black Panther leader urged the audience embrace grassroots political organizing in the face of the impending Trump presidency.
“We will have to struggle over the coming period as we have never struggled before,” said the famed radical feminist. “Freedom is a constant struggle.”
Vershawn Ward of Red Clay Dance performs #SayHerName at Links Hall as part of a solo program titled “The Body Wails, the Body Restores.”
Grassroots groups around Chicago are already putting abolitionist ideas into practice.
Dreaming in French and French Lessons author Alice Kaplan speaks at the Blackstone branch library.
Queercore luminary and “terrorist drag” proponent Vaginal Davis speaks at the Art Institute.