Posts tagged "labor"

Housing, Labor, Community Activists March On Bank Of America Tuesday, August 20th

  CONTACT 312-287-7228 TUESDAY, AUGUST 20th, housing, labor, and community activists from across the midwest will converge on Chicago to expose Bank of America, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac as ‘Partners in Crime’. 2:00 pm, Housing Rights rally at 3811 South Wabash Then, buses leave for the Loop 3:00 pm, Rally and Press Conference at... Read more »

Rev. Addie Wyatt, Legendary Labor, Religious and Civil Rights Icon Dies at 88 In Chicago

Editor’s Note: As Chinta Strausberg (former award winning reporter from Chicago Defender Newspaper) writes below, Rev. Addie Wyatt was a legendary leader whose life and legacy in the religious, labor and civil rights movement are historic, and I want to add my personal thanks for the role she played in my life as a young... Read more »
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