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Women’s March goes global

Women's March goes global

By Arabella Breck

January 23, 2017

After the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States, the Women’s March on Washington began organizing a mass march to take place the day after Trump's inauguration. "Women's rights are human...

Fast food workers strike for $15 an hour

November 16, 2015

Fast food workers across America rallied together to protest for a $15 hourly minimum wage. Chicago’s protestors decided to strike at the James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph St., Nov. 10.  During...

Artist Marvin Tate, middle, said he has created art ranging from dioramas to spoken word for 35 years.

‘Chicago Black Artists Show’ diversifies Artists Month

October 19, 2015

The Chicago Urban Art Retreat Center, 1957 S. Spaulding Ave., is hosting the “Chicago Black Artists Show,” an art exhibit featuring work created solely by black artists, through Nov. 28.“It is artist...

Baseball psychology examined

By Contributing Writer

April 4, 2011

by: Kyle Rich, Contributing WriterWhile watching a professional baseball game, one will notice outfielders shifting around depending on wind speeds and whether the batter is right- or left-handed. The infielders creep on their toes in anticipation. The pitcher quickly glances at the runner on first before firing a pitch down the middle.Players make it appear effortless to field a popup or scoop up a swift groundball and thr...

National health care debate hits Chicago

By Stephanie Saviola

February 22, 2010

In response to the ongoing health care debate on Capitol Hill, people from all over the United States gathered to take action in order to prevent more people from losing their health insurance.Health Care for America Now, a national grassroots campaign that represents 46 states, held a nationwide rally that started on Feb. 16. HCAN’s goal is to ensure all Americans have affordable health care.“What we are out here asking Cong...

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