Sunday, June 19, 2011 - 10:20pm - Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 10:20pm
DePaul University, Chicago, IL
Join us in planning how to raise standards for workers amidst an economic crisis and celebrate 15 years of fighting for workers rights. IWJ’s 2011 National Conference at DePaul University in Chicago will bring together religious, community, labor and business leaders, faculty and students, low-wage workers, government professionals and members of the legal community to connect with one another and reclaim justice for working people.
St. Nicholas Rectory 806 RIDGE AVE EVANSTON, IL, 60202-2219 Just blocks from the Main St. Exit of the Purple Line and Metra North. Enter the rectory from the parking lot via the back stairs, just beyond the statue.
Friday, April 15, 2011 (All day) - Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (All day)
he Chicago Palestine Film Festival committee happily announces the selections and schedule for the 10th annual film festival in Chicago this spring. This year’s lineup includes various works from Palestinian, American, European and other filmmakers. The festival will take place from April 15 - 27 at the Gene Siskel Film Center. The opening night feature will be Zahara by acclaimed director Mohammad Bakri. The Chicago Palestine Film Festival will host an opening night reception prior to the film at the Gene Siskel Film Center beginning at 6:30 PM.
Please join VOICES on Saturday, April 2nd for the 3rd Annual El Pueblo Canta concert to celebrate immigrant justice. Two vibrant, young local bands, Jarochincanos and Quinto Imperio, will also be part of the program. All proceeds will support the work of Centro Romero, Chicago New Sanctuary Coalition, and Wellington Ave. UCC.
News & Letters Library 228 S. Wabash Ave., Room 230 Chicago, IL 60604
On International Women's Day, March 8, hundreds of Egyptian women demonstrated in Tahrir Square for their freedom. They were attacked by a mob of men who beat and groped them, yelling at them that they should be home cooking and cleaning. What has to be realized is that women's struggle for freedom deepens revolution, it is not a diversion from it.
Liberation Square: Parque Union/Union Park 101 N. Ashland (Corners of N. Ashland and W. Lake St) Chicago, IL
-12pm: Reunion at Liberation Square, Union Park. - 2pm: March to Daley Plaza & action at Boeing's H-Qrtrs. - 4pm: join Coming Out of the Shadows Rally with Immigrant Youth Justice League ... -More Info on this Event at Daley Plaza Visit: http://www.iyjl.org/ - 5pm: March back and Celebration at Union Park "Liberation Square" --- The recent struggles for liberation in Tunisia and Egypt have ignited
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