“You have to act as if it were possible to radically transform the world. And you have to do it all the time.” ― Angela Davis This feminist survival guide is to examine how as a non binary, anxious, queer, Gender and Women’s Studies undergrad student, I utilize the tools of creative expression and education … Continue reading Survival Guide, a bit about me.
By Maddie Campbell and Sofia Najera In a landmark decision that will help promote the advancement of civil rights and education, on Illinois Governor J.B.Pritzker signed on Aug. 9 the Inclusive Curriculum Law, which requires LGBTQ history to be taught in Illinois public schools With the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage in 2015, few states … Continue reading Chicago Public Schools Make History by Incorporating LGBTQ Lessons
It can be hard to find the best skate parks in town if your a tourist or are new to the skate community. This map details the best skate parks ranked from 1-10, 1 being the most highly recommended park for the best skating experience. From skateboarding, to trick bikes, roller skates, and ice skates … Continue reading 10 Best Skate Park in Chicago, A Map
2013 was the year three radical, feminist, Black organizers, Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi, created a Black-centered movement organized in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer, George Zimmerman. The hashtag BlackLivesMatter was developed as a social media organizing tool and platform to amplify anti-Black racism across the country and call authorities … Continue reading #Blacklivesmatter vs #Metoo
The annul beginning to the fall season is a beautiful time where the air gets colder, sweaters become comfier, and Americas favorite holiday flavor, Pumpkin Spice, is admired once again. Cafes from around the country bring in this holiday flavor during the last week of August, and I have often wondered which famous coffee chain … Continue reading Starbucks vs Dunkin Donuts, which pumpkin spice is favored?
By Bob Smith Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the Monetary Award Program (MAP) college scholarships and access to higher education in Illinois.“This is so important to our state, not only in the past, but certainly now and in the future,” Quinn said.“We want … Continue reading Quinn Illinois Pensions Threatening MAP Grants