Protesters Accuse City Of Shooing Homeless Out Of UptownProtesters took to the streets of the Uptown neighborhood Monday night to show their anger over the city's treatment of the homeless in the area, accusing police of removing the homeless from the neighborhood.
Local Anti-War Activists Applaud Decision To Extend Deadline On Nuclear Talks With Iran Members of Chicago's anti-war community are applauding the decision to keep talks going between the U.S. and Iran, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Gay Rights Activists Protest Outside House Speaker Madigan's OfficeAbout 40 gay rights activists were out in the rain Saturday, picketing in front of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan's southwest side Chicago office, demanding a vote in the House on same-sex marriage, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
Chicago Gay Rights Activists Set To Protest Against Chick-Fil-AChicago gay rights activists are planning another protest Wednesday outside the city’s only Chick-Fil-A.
Protesters Rally Outside NATO Summit After March From Grant ParkThousands of anti-NATO activists were staging a rally outside McCormick Place during the NATO summit Sunday afternoon, after marching from Grant Park.
Will Sunday's Big NATO Protest Be Peaceful Or Chaotic?Police and most protesters say they don't want trouble, and South Loop business owners surely don’t.
Protest Organizer: Violence By NATO Outweighs Any Violence Over SummitThose who are planning protests around the NATO summit are staying on message, and avoiding questions about the potential for violence to erupt.
Protest Groups Detail Plans For NATO SummitActivists planning anti-NATO protests, marches, concerts and counter-summits gathered Thursday at the headquarters of Occupy Chicago to discuss a week's worth of events leading up to the NATO summit on May 20 and 21.
Dart Suggests Using Old Joliet Prison For NATO ArrestsThe NATO summit is just weeks away and Chicago officials are figuring out how to handle the thousands of protestors expected to turn out for the meetings.
Feds Reveal Security Perimeter For NATO SummitThe U.S. Secret Service has revealed security measures for next month’s NATO summit, which will push protesters a bit further away from McCormick Place than they originally planned to be.
NATO Protesters Give City Monday Deadline To Share Security PlansThe group planning to protest during the upcoming NATO Summit is giving the federal government until 5 p.m. Monday to release its plans for a security perimeter at McCormick Place, or face a lawsuit.
City, NATO Protesters Reach Deal On Protest March RouteAnti-war activists planning a protest rally during the NATO summit in May have reached a compromise with city officials over the route of their planned protest march on the opening day of the summit.
NATO Protesters Poised To Accept New March Route 'Grudgingly'Anti-war protesters appear ready to compromise with the City of Chicago about a march during the NATO summit.
Hearing Officer To Rule On NATO Protest March Route By Week's EndAfter listening to a full day of testimony, a city hearing officer has told anti-war protesters planning a major rally during the NATO summit in May that he will have a decision by later this week on their appeal of the city’s denial of their preferred march route.
Chicago Rejects Protesters' Plans For March During NATO SummitThe city of Chicago has rejected a request by anti-war protesters to march through downtown Chicago on May 20, the first day of the NATO summit.