Advancing Justice-Chicago Blog

Leader Profile: October Gunawan

by Rebecca Wei Setting the scene: I met October Gunawan at a coffee shop on a Saturday. We both got herbal iced teas. October is a queer, feminist, socialist (help…

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Leader profile: Jenny Korn

  Interviewee: Jenny Korn Interviewer: 世 安 (Shi An) Jenny plans to attend Asian American Action (AAA) day in Springfield, Illinois on Wednesday May 17th, an annual event coordinated by…

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Just Democracy files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration

CONTACT: Brandon Lee blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org 773-271-0899 x200 Just Democracy Illinois files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration in Illinois Today, members of Just Democracy Illinois filed an amicus brief in…

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Meet the Milestone 2016 awardees: Yunjin Hong!

Advancing Justice | Chicago will honor Yunjin Hong, owner of Jin Ju restaurant in Andersonville, at this year's Milestone Awards Benefit on April 27
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Meet the Milestone 2016 awardees: Jerry Clarito!

Jerry Clarito, founding Executive Director of the Alliance of Filipinos for immigrant Rights and Empowerment (AFIRE), will be honored at the 2016 Milestone Awards Benefit on April 27
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IL Senate to hold hearing on proposed Automatic Voter Registration bill

A proposal to streamline and simplify voter registration in Illinois will be heard during an Illinois Senate hearing on Wednesday, April 20th.
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