Fight for $15, a national effort to boost the minimum wage, is calling for employees to walk out starting at 11 a.m., at the start of the lunch rush.
Steve Bannon spoke Saturday in New York during an ideas festival sponsored by The Economist.
Chicago White Sox broadcaster Ken “Hawk” Harrelson has a history of not sticking to baseball during broadcasts.
Rev. Gregory Livingston didn’t expect the protest to last long, and he figured he would be arrested immediately. He already had his bail money ready.
Rev. Gregory Livingston and as many protesters as he can get to join him plan to gather at 11:30 a.m. on Labor Day at the Cumberland Avenue ramp.
“We wanted to . . . showcase that acts like that aren’t acceptable in communities that we care for,” the director of Mensa’s foundation said.
“There will be a huge void in Englewood and throughout Chicago,” said Darryl Smith, a spokesman for the Englewood Political Task Force.
The deleted tweet from Tuesday said, “*knees not included,” a take on Rose’s inability to stay healthy since his 2012 ACL knee injury.
Cubs spokesman Julian Green said the organization is working with police to ensure fans have a safe entrance and exit to Thursday’s game.
Emanuel was asked the difference between the marches — other than the fact that Rev. Gregory Livingston, one of the organizers, wants him out.
Exactly five years later, the Black Lives Matter movement is a perfect example of a movement that’s successfully amplified through social media.
Burke knows the celebrity component of the Weinstein story has in some ways fed a perception that #MeToo has left some communities out.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel wanted none of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s post-Dan Ryan protest tweets.
“I applaud the courage shown by young people in our city and across the country demanding their right to life and human dignity,” Cupich wrote.
A bill that would give people prescribed opioids the option to use medical pot was sent to Rauner’s desk, but it’s unclear whether he’ll sign it.