With Thanksgiving around the corner, an expiring stopgap budget, and still no progress in Springfield for a state budget, shelter residents call for progressive revenue solutions in order to keep their shelter open. CHICAGO – Shelter residents and neighbors in Uptown rallied on Monday, calling on state legislators to pass a budget that puts people […]
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On Monday, September 12, over 60 ONE Northsiders joined with hundreds of other Chicagoans in a Moral Monday National Day of Action. Rev. Barber, the man who started the Moral Mondays movement in 2013 in North Carolina, called on allies throughout the U.S. to come together in action. 25 states heeded the call! In Illinois, […]
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Flash Mob, Dancing to Electric Slide, Demands Electricity Giants Exelon, ComEd Stop Dodging Corporate Taxes On Monday, August 22, Moral Mondays Illinois activists, including over 75 ONE Northside leaders, staged a flash mob, dancing to our own rendition of The Electric Slide at noon at 10 S. Dearborn, just outside Exelon’s Chicago offices. Activists demanded that ComEd and […]