Please join your fellow activists here to continue the conversation here: http://chat.thetruthism.org:3000/ and learn to use the system under 4 minutes here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTst5TOedu0

Our next event is next Saturday, please RSVP on facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1834154186796006/


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January 16, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us on MLK day right before Trump takes office! This is your chance to learn more about Black Lives Matter Chicago and the work that we do. This is also your opportunity to join us in organizing in the … Continue reading

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January 18, 2017 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm Chicago Activists

Presented by Jane Addams Hull House Museum, in partnership with Gallery 400, Aram Han Sifuentes and collaborator Lisa Vinebaum are facilitating a Protest Banner Making Workshop at Jane Addams Hull-House Museum (800 S. Halsted) on January 18 from 12noon – … Continue reading

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January 19 - 21, 2017 Chicago Activists

Be a part of this historically crucial next step in the movement against Trump. On Jan 20, we’ll be protesting right next to the White House as the establishment swears in an adminstration of open white supremacists, war criminals and … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 5:00 pm - 11:59 pm Chicago Activists

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago 401 N Wabash Ave Chicago, IL 60611 Use this page to plan and prepare for Inauguration Day. Please continue to create your own pages and events wherever you may live. At the very least, … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Chicago Activists

Oppose Trump’s racism, bigotry, sexism, Islamophobia, xenophobia, and hate! UIC is one of the most diverse campuses in the country; we must stand up and stand in solidarity with those under attack due to Trump’s fear mongering. This is a … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Chicago Activists

Donald Trump and the reactionary core of the Republican Party are coming to power in 2017 on a platform of racism, sexism, xenophobia, and pro-corporate policies. We must build a independent, working-class mass movement that vows to use every ounce … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Chicago Activists

ARTISTS AGAINST HATE Inauguration Day Protest Show Friday, January 20 at 8pm (doors at 7:30pm) Uptown Underground: 4707 N. Broadway, Chicago $19-39, Ages 21+ Tickets and info: http://ArtistsAgainstHate.org Over two dozen of Chicago’s finest circus performers, musicians, dancers, magicians, visual … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us this Friday and EVERY FRIDAY for our DxE Chicago Friday Potlucks, which will always be hosted at the DxE Chicago House from 7-9pm, unless we notify you otherwise. So drop in, bring a vegan dish/snack or suggested $5 … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 12:00 am - 11:59 am Chicago Activists

On Trump’s Inauguration Day: NO WORK. NO SHOPPING. STRIKE AGAINST HATE.

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January 20, 2017 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Chicago Activists

Sickout at work? Walkout from school? Ready to fight back? Join United Working Families on Inauguration Day! We’re meeting in downtown Chicago on Friday afternoon for workshops, community-building, and strategy-sharing before we join the massive protests at Trump Tower. Want … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Chicago Activists

#ResistTrump !! #OccupyInauguration !! We are participating in the birth of a mass movement for social and economic justice. Join us in the streets- again!- to demonstrate mass opposition to Trump and his agenda! Build a movement to fight racism, … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 11:00 am - 11:00 am Windy City Progressives

Join the Women’s March on Chicago January 21, 2017, starting at the Petrillo Bandshell in Grant Park at 10 a.m. Help us send the new administration a message that women and our supporters will CONNECT, PROTECT, and ACTIVATE for women’s … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 11:00 am - 11:00 am Chicago educators book club and activism

This march, to parallel the one being planned for DC, is still in the works (in terms of time, and exact location/route)…but I attended a planning meeting tonight. I will DEFINITELY be bringing my daughter and husband, and hope many … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Chicago Activists

Welcome to Women’s March on Chicago’s EVENT PAGE. This is where you can RSVP and get logistical information. Go to our website womens121marchonchicago.org where you’ll find our mission statement, FAQs, and other info. We will continutally update our website. If … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 8:30 pm - 8:30 pm Windy City Progressives

The day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, many of us will participate in the “Women’s March on Chicago,” event posted here: https://www.meetup.com/windycityprogressives/events/236539712/. Later that evening, we reserved two tables in the Taproom at the Revolution Brewery at 3340 N. Kedzie Avenue. … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 11:00 am - 11:00 am Women's 1/21 March on Chicago

Meet at 10:00 at Petrillo Bandshell…more details about route coming soon! Donate to fund this march by clicking on the green button to the left that says “Chip in!” We will mobilize as women and supporters of women to protect … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Chicago Activists

***Local groups are forming now*** March from Lincoln Memorial to White House to show our strength, power and courage and demonstrate our disapproval of the new president and his values in a peaceful march. Daughters and granddaughters welcome as well … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm Chicago Activists

Join us for our annual fundraiser this January 21st and be ready to roller skate! We’ll have a raffle, music, auction, and fun for the whole family! Check in starts at 4:30 pm, private skate from 5:00 pm – 7:15 … Continue reading

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January 22, 2017 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Chicago Activists

Concerned about our democracy, prospects for peace, the upholding of civil rights and our social safety net under the new administration? Chicago Area Peace Action is organizing this major post-inaugural convening to help all of us understand what’s at stake … Continue reading

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January 22, 2017 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Chicago Activists

Join us on Sunday, January 22nd to take part in a powerful action that will be happening nationwide to speak up for animals used in food production. More details on the event will be revealed as the date gets sooner. … Continue reading

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January 22, 2017 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join FFAC for Chicago’s first Vegan Mac Down mac n’ cheese cook-off! Attendees get to: *Sample all the entries and vote for their favorite *Check out local vendors Such as: Bad Day Donuts, Sandi Swiss Sweets, Chicago Style Vegan, Nataly’s … Continue reading

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January 25, 2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Chicago Activists

Chicago Vegan Co-op General Membership Meeting [tentative] January 25, 2017 Our next membership meeting will be in January (date/location pending). We’ll update everyone on our plans to restart our bulk-buying club for 2017, sign people up for memberships & volunteer/work … Continue reading

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January 26, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Chicago Activists

The human right to water presents a powerful defense of international responsibility for the 1.2 billion people living with physical water scarcity. But the basis for, and practical value of, this right is less clear than its rhetorical force. Michael … Continue reading

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January 27, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Chicago Activists

Join us before the Friday potluck for a writing meet-up! At the beginning of class we will learn about some techniques for writing poems, and then in class you will have time to free-write with given prompts related to animal … Continue reading

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January 27, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us this Friday and EVERY FRIDAY for our DxE Chicago Friday Potlucks, which will always be hosted at the DxE Chicago House from 7-9pm, unless we notify you otherwise. So drop in, bring a vegan dish/snack or suggested $5 … Continue reading

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January 28, 2017 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Chicago Activists

RAISE FUNDS FOR THE FUTURE OF STANDING ROCK! We invite you to stand with Standing Rock to sustain their efforts after the occupation comes to an end while supporting local native resistance. The occupation to protect the water of the … Continue reading

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January 28, 2017 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join the Wisconsin DxE community for a game night! Please bring a vegan dish/snack to share if you are able. If you have a favorite board game, bring it along! We hope to see you there!

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January 31 - February 01, 2017 Chicago Activists

For those of you who thought you’d missed out on your Hogwarts acceptance letter, we are pleased to announce you have mail. For a chance to win free in for you and 5 friends as well as 5 firewhisky’s on … Continue reading

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February 3, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us this Friday and EVERY FRIDAY for our DxE Chicago Friday Potlucks, which will always be hosted at the DxE Chicago House from 7-9pm, unless we notify you otherwise. So drop in, bring a vegan dish/snack or suggested $5 … Continue reading

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February 10, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us this Friday and EVERY FRIDAY for our DxE Chicago Friday Potlucks, which will always be hosted at the DxE Chicago House from 7-9pm, unless we notify you otherwise. So drop in, bring a vegan dish/snack or suggested $5 … Continue reading

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February 21, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Chicago Activists

Could you soon be charged as a “terrorist” for taking a sick animal to the vet? From the dog meat slaughterhouses of Yulin to the White House’s turkey farm, the grassroots animal rights network Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) executed 6 … Continue reading

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February 24, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Chicago Activists

Join us this Friday and EVERY FRIDAY for our DxE Chicago Friday Potlucks, which will always be hosted at the DxE Chicago House from 7-9pm, unless we notify you otherwise. So drop in, bring a vegan dish/snack or suggested $5 … Continue reading

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March 4, 2017 5:45 pm - 10:00 pm Chicago Activists

Tickets are NOW on sale for our Spring Banquet on Saturday, March 4th, 2017. $75 Early Bird Tickets now through February 14th. Buy soon as tickets will sell out! A Benefit Dinner for MUHSEN you will not want to miss, … Continue reading

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May 20 - 21, 2017 Rebellious Magazine for Women

Save the date! Did you skip your high school prom? Did you go & hate it? Create some new prom memories at the most #Rebellious party in town! We’ll have all of the best parts of prom — music, dancing, … Continue reading