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Sanctuary and Rebel Cities

  • In These Times 2040 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

Join us for a meet-up of the Jacobin Chicago reading group to talk about sanctuary and rebel cities as a tactic for fighting back against Trump's assault on immigrants and workers. 

Here are some readings for our discussion. More might be posted in the next week or so as well.

Sanctuary and local strategies for immigrant rights:

What Makes a Sanctuary City Now, a report from Mijente -http://mijente.net/2017/01/27/sanctuary-report/

A Demand for Sanctuary - https://www.jacobinmag.com/2017/02/sanctuary-movement-central-america-el-salvador-trump-deportations/

US examples of rebel cities:

Challenging a Giant - https://www.jacobinmag.com/2017/01/richmond-progressive-alliance-elections-chevron-steve-early/

Free the Land: An Interview with Chokwe Lumumba - https://www.jacobinmag.com/2014/06/free-the-land/