On the heels of finishing its first workshop series on immigrant rights, Organized Communities Against Deportations (OCAD) is teaming up with several organizations on a new round of workshops on undocumented immigrants’ rights in the workplace, rental properties, and the health care system. The new series launched last Saturday with events on opposite sides of the city: a “Know Your Rights” workshop […]

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This Sunday, coders, designers, and nontechies are rolling up their sleeves and getting down to work at the second Migra Map Hack Day. From 10am to 4pm, participants will help make Migra Map the go-to resource for tracking ICE raids. UIC computer science student Guillermo Rojas reached out to Migra Map creators United We Dream and Latino Rebels about […]

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 29 BLOOM: A Community Project The Port Ministries, Chicago
Sunday, April 30 Beyond Monosexuality! (Vives Q Lab) Calor, Chicago
Sunday, April 30 Pilsen launch of 13 Colors of the Honduran Resistance La Catrina Cafe, Chicago
Monday, May 1 Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert Des Moines Performing Arts, Des Moines
Monday, May 1 1° de Mayo: #ChiStrikesBack | May Day – Dia Sin Inmigrantes Union Park, Chicago
Monday, May 1 Día Sin Inmigrantes – 1º de Mayo⎮May Day Union Park, Chicago
Monday, May 1 May Day Rally! Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Chicago
Monday, May 1 A Love Song to the Zapatistas 18th (CTA station), Chicago
Monday, May 1 Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Des Moines IA,
Tuesday, May 2 Fiesta Mexicana Family Concert Des Moines Performing Arts, Des Moines
Wednesday, May 3 Racing the International: “American Empire” Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, Chicago
Thursday, May 4 Trump and the New Politics of Immigration Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago
Thursday, May 4 Public Newsroom #16: The TRiiBE—Another Life Build Coffee, Chicago
Thursday, May 4 Star Wars Night: May the 4th Be With You The Whistler, Chicago
Friday, May 5 Nasty Women Art Chicago Moonlight Studios, Chicago
Friday, May 5 Celebrating Cinco de Mayo with Beyond the Music. Millennium Plaza, Aurora, Aurora
Friday, May 5 I Love Logan Square Fundraiser Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, Chicago
Saturday, May 6 International Female Ride Day Save the Date Illinois Harley-Davidson, Countryside
Saturday, May 6 Global Cannabis March 2017! Chicago Picasso, Chicago
Saturday, May 6 Honor Thy Mother Luncheon with Sandra Cisneros Bryn Mawr Country Club, Lincolnwood
Saturday, May 6 HNA General Meeting: TIF Illumination Chicago Park District Kelvyn, Chicago