R. Kelly Gives Defiant Performance Despite Protests In North CarolinaThe Greensboro concert was among the R&B singer's first performances since the #MuteRKelly movement accelerated boycott efforts in recent weeks.
50 Years Later Northwestern Students See Results Of Their Protest50 years ago Thursday at Northwestern University more than 100 black students took over the university's financial building to demand better treatment.
Chicago Students To March In D.C.Chicago is also prepping for its own march to end gun violence.
CPS Public Meeting On Englewood Schools Turns Into Rowdy Shouting MatchA two-hour public meeting on the Chicago school board's plan to replace four high schools in Englewood with one new $85-million school degenerated at times into a shouting match.
Activists To Police: Boycott Gun Stores On 'Bad Actors' List“It’s time to transform the relationship between the gun manufacturers and the police,” said Jay Risk, clergy associate with St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Park Ridge.
Activists Stage Black Friday Protest To Demand Justice For Victims Of Police MisconductActivists staged a Black Friday protest and boycott on the Magnificent Mile to demand justice for Laquan McDonald, Ronald "Ronnieman" Johnson and all victims of police murder.
Protest Held Outside Lurie Children's Hospital On Intersex Awareness DayPeople who are intersex, born neither male nor female, protested Thursday at Lurie Children's Hospital for Intersex Awareness Day.
Sign At Former Vietnamese Restaurant Spark Wheaton ProtestControversy over a sign sparked a protest in Wheaton Saturday, with organizers saying racism is not welcome in their community.
Anti-Hate Rally, March Held In Solidarity In ChicagoWith a rally at Federal Plaza, hundreds kicked off the anti-hate protest in the city. Similar protests took place across the country.
Lawmakers Demand Apology For Policy Group's "Racist" CartoonRep. Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) called the Illinois Policy Institute's political cartoon "a racist dog whistle."
Chicago Protests Charlottesville ViolenceA heartbroken crowd gathered outside Trump Tower to denounce the violence in Virginia.
Public School Advocates Urge Legislators To Override Governor's School Funding BillPublic school advocates organize a rally in Chicago, urging to legislators to override Gov Rauner's veto of SB1.
LGBT Activists Protest Against 'Discrimination' At South Side ChurchGay rights advocates protested outside the Apostolic Church of God following the removal of a parishioner after she married another woman.
Chicago Cab Drivers Protest Rising ForeclosuresDozens of cab drivers protested Tuesday morning outside the office of LOMTO Federal Credit Union's Chicago legal representatives, 661 W. Grand.
Application To Start Fracking In Illinois Draws ProtestA Kansas-based company wants to begin fracking in White County, Illinois for gas production.