Nearly a dozen parents, children and childcare providers gathered outside Representative Don Moffitt’s Galesburg office today urging lawmakers to take action against cuts to the Child Care Assistance Program.
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ZION, Ill. (AP) — Several hundred people have marched through the northern Illinois city of Zion to protest the fatal shooting of a teenager by a police officer.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Police are investigating a student protest at a Champaign high school after a car was damaged when the demonstration was taken outdoors.
CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of protesters blocked Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive to show displeasure with a grand jury decision not to indict a New York City police officer in the death of an unarmed black man.
A Knox College Basketball Player’s lone effort to make a statement about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri over the weekend is starting to create controversy over the internet.
Knox College students took to the most well-known structure on campus yesterday to let administration know they’re not pleased with how the college handles various issues relating to the fact the campus is very diverse.
Several hundred students walked out of classes yesterday afternoon for a rally and protest at Old Main.
The head of an organization with strong ties to Galesburg is, you might say, taking no comfort in the death of the founder of a church that in a way helped them grow.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Mexican activist who holed up in a Chicago church for a year to protest her deportation is returning to the city.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago-area Ukrainians are calling for U.S. sanctions against the former Soviet Republic after deadly violence erupted in the capital of Kiev.