ICE, Show us YOUR papers :: ICE, muéstranos TUS papeles
Sep
12
10:30am10:30am

ICE, Show us YOUR papers :: ICE, muéstranos TUS papeles

  • 101 West Congress Parkway Chicago, IL, 60605 United States (map)
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We are not taking ICE officials at their word over this week’s announcement that ICE is scrapping “Operation Mega” "Operation Epic," its plan to target and detain nearly 10,000 immigrants over a five-day span beginning September 16. Join us this Tuesday, September 12 at 10:30 am to deliver a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the local ICE office and hold a press conference. Our demand: information into the detailed plans for “Operation Mega” or "Operation Epic" and any potential future plans to implement mass immigration raids and fill detention centers with our community members.  Read more. 

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A Conversation with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Sep
11
7:00pm 7:00pm

A Conversation with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

  • Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (map)
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US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks in conversation with Judge Ann Claire Williams of the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear Justice Ginsburg, who has served on the nation’s highest court since 1993, discuss her life and career. Justice Ginsburg was named one of TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in 2015 and is the best-selling author of "My Own Words" (2016). This special event kicks off Roosevelt University’s 2017 American Dream Reconsidered conference, which focuses specifically on Law, Social Justice, and the American Dream.

Groups of 10 or more people are not currently available. Individual tickets go on sale on Friday, July 28 @ 10AM! Tickets are $35 and will go fast!

Right now, the only way to get tickets before they go on sale to the general public on July 28 is to purchase a subscription with the Auditorium and then add this evening onto your subscription. Subscribers save 20-30% on tickets and there’s something for everyone on our season! Please visitAuditoriumTheatre.org or call 312.341.2300 for more information and to order.

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Join ISPC and PNHP for the American Mercy Tour!
Sep
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

Join ISPC and PNHP for the American Mercy Tour!

Join the Illinois Single Payer Coalition and Physicians for a National Health Program as we support Michael Milligan's American Mercy production, followed by a reception (with refreshments) and an opportunity for you to tell YOUR story (on video) about healthcare. Michael delivers a 1-2 punch with his 1 man plays, Mercy Killers and Side Effects and has received much critical acclaim for both productions. Tickets are PAY WHAT YOU WANT. You decide how much this is worth to you! Buy tickets and more information. 

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