"The Handmaid's Tale" Imagery Targets Anti-Abortion SupportersEach of the 25 women carried signs, but anyone who has seen the TV series based on the Margaret Atwood novel "The Handmaid's Tale" recognize them immediately as the women forced to give birth to the children of the rich and powerful.
Jason Van Dyke’s Lawyers Protest Protestors At Court HearingsJason Van Dyke’s attorney Dan Herbert said he was filing a motion asking Gaughan allow Van Dyke to stay home for future hearings in the case
6 Arrested When Protesters Interrupt Chicago Mayor's SpeechChicago police say six people were arrested after they disrupted Mayor Rahm Emanuel's speech during an interfaith breakfast honoring Martin Luther King Jr.
Police Critics Stage 'Die-In' Near President Obama's Chicago HomeThey said Minneapolis, Baton Rouge and Dallas are suffering, but so is Chicago.
Two Protesters Arrested Outside Harrison District Police StationA man and a 17-year-old girl were arrested at a protest Tuesday evening outside the Harrison District police station on the West Side. Protesters became “unruly” as they approached the station at 3151 W. Harrison about 7:45 p.m. and started to climb onto parked squad cars, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Laquan McDonald Protesters Gather At Mayor's Home, City HallDozens persisted in demanding Mayor Emanuel's resignation.
McDonald Family Wants White House Summit On Police BrutalityRelatives of Laquan McDonald on Friday thanked activists who have been marching and protesting in support of the late teen, and called on President Barack Obama to convene a White House summit in gun violence and police brutality in Chicago.
Pastors Launch "No Confidence" Petition Drive Against EmanuelVowing a full day of protests across Chicago, activists were keeping up the pressure for major changes in Chicago after the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Protesters Shut Down Morningstar Lobby, Blame State Budget Cuts On BillionairesPolice forced six protesters to leave the lobby of Morningstar in downtown Chicago on Monday morning, after they picketed inside to protest state budget cuts they claim are being forced by big corporations opposed to tax hikes.
Trauma Center Activists Want 9 Comrades Released After Arrests At University Of ChicagoActivists seeking a trauma center at the University of Chicago Medical Center have demanded the immediate release of nine protesters who were arrested Wednesday night after barricading themselves inside school’s administration building.
2 Officers Shot At Protest Outside Ferguson Police StationTwo officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered after the resignation of the city's police chief in the wake of a scathing Justice Department report alleging bias in the police department and court.
Rauner Appearance Met With Pro-Union Demonstrators