Browsing the "Chicago" Tag →

The movement for justice for Laquan MacDonald has unleashed a broad attack on the political establishment in Chicago, implicating “Mayor 1%” Rahm Emanuel and nearly the entire Chicago Democratic Party Machine. Laquan was a seventeen-year-old...

Read More →

La plataforma de Justicia para Laquan MacDonald acaba de lanzar un amplio ataque contra el establishment político en Chicago, enfocado en particular al "alcalde del 1%" Rahm Emanuel e involucrando al aparato político Demócrata en...

Read More →

Rahm Emanuel Must Go Laquan McDonald’s murder might bring down one of the most powerful corporate-backed politicians in the country, Rahm Emanuel. Even mainstream corporate newspapers like the New York Times are openly speculating that...

Read More →

As striker and spokesperson Jitu Brown has said, having to go on hunger strike to defend a neighborhood school is an outrage that is visited only on communities of color....

Read More →

The parents and community members who went on hunger strike August 17 in response to the last in a long series of disingenuous maneuvers by the unelected Chicago Public School (CPS) board, ended their strike...

Read More →

Urgent Solidarity Needed! Brinks can’t be allowed to threaten workers with financial ruin for standing up for their rights on the job. Let Brinks know we have Darletta’s back!...

Read More →

Chicago's 2015 mayoral and city council elections will be analyzed for years to come, but one thing is clear: the city was, and remains ready for change....

Read More →

Traducido al Español por Alexis Vigo (English version) Crece el espacio para la lucha en el trabajo, en las calles y en la urna electoral La sociedad americana de hoy día hierve en su descontento. La...

Read More →

American society today is in a state of simmering discontent. Space is growing for a fightback in workplaces, on the streets, and at the ballot box....

Read More →

Despite President Obama’s personal intervention, Rahm Emanuel, Chicago’s “Mayor 1%,” has been forced into a runoff with Jesus “Chuy” Garcia. This is a very significant expression of the huge desire nationally for an alternative to...

Read More →