Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

Exhibit honoring Frederick Douglass extended

American Writers Museum is pleased to announce its special exhibit Frederick Douglass AGITATOR has been extended through May 31, 2019 due to the popularity of the exhibit and the continued relevance of Douglass’s words and activism. Frederick Dougl...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

Who Will Stand Up for Ilhan Omar?

False charges of anti-Semitism are being used to silence critics of Israel. The pressure on U.S. lawmakers by Israel lobby groups is precisely designed to silence Israel's critics, using the threat of being labeled with anti-Semitism as a cudgel to...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

Chicago’s Political Revolution

Longtime community activist Jeanette Taylor is running in a crowded field for 20th Ward alderman. (Photo via United Working Families) Teaching Democracy Walter H. Dyett High School sits at the edge of sprawling Washington Park on Chicago’s South...