Rauner protest March 6th 2015
Black Friday Protests 2014
We Supported Workers This Week

Rally at Roskam’s office, Jan 23rd, 2017 demanding Action on Climate

I was a speaker at this Sierra Club  rally at the office of Congressman Peter Roskam, which  was well-attended, high-energy, and effective.  See the following links for  press coverage: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/elgin-courier-news/news/ct-ecn-roskam-protest-st-0124-20170123-story.html http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/arlington-heights/community/chi-ugc-article-break-with-trump-on-climate-change-constit-2017-01-23-story.html w video http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20170123/news/170129515/ w video http://www.kcchronicle.com/2017/01/24/advocates-urge-roskam-to-accept-science-act-on-climate-change/ay9jsww/?page=2 (click thumbnail to play) Please note that the write-ups contain some inaccuracies.  I am a member of the… Continue Reading

Just Transitions Program from November 15th–Now you can see the video

On November 15th,2016,  Northern Illinois Jobs with Justice, along with Fox Valley Citizens for Peace and Justice,  held a third program in our Just Transitions series, a dialogue about how the US can transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy.  Here’s the link to the video of that program.  The venue was Lombard Mennonite Church… Continue Reading

We Support State Workers in Illinois!

Yesterday (Tuesday, Oct  18th) , West Suburban activists, including some members of Fox Valley Citizens for Peace and Justice,  and our allied organization Northern Illinois Jobs with Justice, united to call on Sen. Oberweis and Rep. Wheeler to stand with their constituents, not Governor Rauner’s anti-family, anti-worker agenda.We heard testimony about social service providers who… Continue Reading