Ryan Postpones Fundraiser, ACA Repeal Protest Proceeds

CHICAGO – Thursday evening hundreds gathered downtown at Federal Plaza to protest the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, and celebrate its seventh birthday. The protest was supposed to be in response to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Representative Peter Roskam’s (R-IL) planned $50,000 a plate fundraiser at the Chicago Club at…

Resist Trump Tuesdays – Mar. 21

See you there as we continue our resistance by standing up for those who can’t do so for themselves. Everyone deserves a safe place to live.

Profiles in Resistance: From Oakland to DC

Annie S is a poet who lives in Oakland and went to DC for a writer’s conference in February. Women’s March in Oakland, CA. January 21, 2017 About a week after the inauguration, I spotted an apparently-spontaneous protest against the Muslim ban and the wall against Mexico. A candlelight vigil was held in a park opposite the…