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Chicago residents have entered the second week of their hunger strike protesting the closure of Dyett High School.
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Chicago Activists Continue Hunger Strike to Save Predominately Black Public High School

Chicago residents have entered the second week of their hunger strike protesting the closure of Dyett High School. Related posts: Adults Shout Racist Insults at Girl Scouts Protesting Animal Abuse Community Members, Advocates, and Celebrities Stand in… Read more at: Feminist Majority Foundation Blog » Feminist Newswire | Feminist Majority Foundation Blog

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Chicago public schools and the Office for Civil rights reached an agreement late last week to provide equal athletic opportunity for boys and girls.<div>
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Chicago Public Schools Will Increase Athletic Opportunities for Girls After Title IX Complaint

Chicago public schools and the Office for Civil rights reached an agreement late last week to provide equal athletic opportunity for boys and girls. Related posts:Afghan Girls Win Gold at International Science Competition US Women’s Soccer World Cup Win Comes Despite Huge Inequalities The Fifth Circuit Has Put Texas Abortion Clinics in Crisis Read more […]

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Many Americans had not heard of the proposal to make 2 years of community college free until President Obama’s State of the Union address. Tennessee and Chicago, however, have long been working to make this plan a reality for their students.<div>
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Tennessee and Chicago Move Forward with Plans for Free Community College

Many Americans had not heard of the proposal to make 2 years of community college free until President Obama’s State of the Union address. Tennessee and Chicago, however, have long been working to make this plan a reality for their students. Related posts:Scripps College Will Now Officially Admit Transgender Women Sex Segregation is On the […]

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The Chicago City Council Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a bill increasing the state's minimum wage to $13 an hour by mid-2019, but that decision could come under fire at the state level.
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Chicago Raises Minimum Wage But Could Face Opposition From State

The Chicago City Council Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a bill increasing the state’s minimum wage to $13 an hour by mid-2019, but that decision could come under fire at the state level. Related posts: Potential Ballot Measure in DC Would Raise Minimum … Read more at: Feminist Majority Foundation BlogFeminist Newswire | Feminist Majority Foundation Blog

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Voters threw their weight behind state, county, and city referendums raising the minimum wage across seven states on Election Day Tuesday.<div>
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Minimum Wage Workers Across the Nation Won Raises on Election Day

Voters threw their weight behind state, county, and city referendums raising the minimum wage across seven states on Election Day Tuesday. Related posts:Potential Ballot Measure in DC Would Raise Minimum Wage to $15 This Election Day, Students Are Mobilizing Against Anti-Abortion Ballot Measures A Majority of Oregon’s Electorate Voted for Women’s Equality in the Midterm […]

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Accommodations provided by HB 8 may include temporary changes for heavy lifting and manual labor, ensuring access to seating, frequent restroom breaks, time off following childbirth, and break spaces for breastfeeding.
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Accommodations provided by HB 8 may include temporary changes for heavy lifting and manual labor, ensuring access to seating, frequent restroom breaks, time off following childbirth, and break spaces for breastfeeding. Related posts: Supreme Court Will… Read more at: Feminist Majority Foundation BlogFeminist Newswire | Feminist Majority Foundation Blog

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The Illinois Family Planning Action Plan would increase the amount of money set aside for health care organizations providing reproductive health care. 
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Illinois Expands Medicaid Funding for Contraception in Wake of Hobby Lobby

The Illinois Family Planning Action Plan would increase the amount of money set aside for health care organizations providing reproductive health care. Related posts: Supreme Court Decision On Wheaton College Further Threatens Contraceptive Access Bi… Read more at: Feminist Majority Foundation BlogFeminist Newswire | Feminist Majority Foundation Blog

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CEDA Northwest’s Food Connection Program

     Support from CEDA Northwest can influence lives in countless different ways. Simply by using CEDA Northwest’s Food Connection Program, emergency food service, one woman has been able to save enough money to enroll in Harper College and continue her education with additional help from the Women’s Program there.      As a thirty-one year old […]

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Manufacturing Incentives Breakfast

The Alliance for Illinois Manufacturing is hosting a ‘Found Money Seminar’. In 2012, the Alliance for Illinois Manufacturing directly assisted over 150 companies to receive $6.3 million in government grants and  reimbursement programs. Technical assistance has resulted in millions of dollars in increased sales, government bids and low-cost loans. A variety of business incentive grants and […]

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Volunteering and Civic Engagement in Illinois

The Corporation for National and Community  Service ( CNCS) has released volunteer numbers for 2012. Illinois has an annual volunteer rate of 27.4%, with 2.73 million volunteers serving 286 million total hours per year .  Below are some more highlights and the link for more information.  http://www.volunteeringinamerica.gov/IL Trends and Highlights Overview Overall, in Illinois in […]

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Arlington Heights Veterans Honored at Ceremony

On Saturday November 9th,  Arlington Heights area veterans were invited to a free celebration in honor of Veteran’s Day. The celebration of their service served as a thank you for their service to our nation. The celebration and breakfast were held at St. Peter Lutheran Church Gymnasium. As part of the thank you, veterans were […]

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You Already Have Everything You Need…To Be Amazing!!!

You Already Have Everything You Need…To Be Amazing!!! People come to me everyday wanting to accomplish great things or to overcome obstacles and challenges in their lives and they seem to think they need to develop a new skill or resource. Most of the time they already posses what they are looking for, they just […]

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