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Thousands Gather in Chicago to Honor Adam Toledo, Advocate for Change and Healing

CHICAGO — Through tears, hugs, prayers and chants, 13-year-old Adam Toledo was honored this past weekend in Chicago, where thousands from all over the city poured into the streets and to his memorials to remember the teenager who was shot and killed by a police officer in March.

  • Apr 19, 2021
  • 3:39 PM

In Chicago, a Push to Deny a Permit for a Metal Scrapper Plant in a Predominantly Latino Neighborhood

CHICAGO — For over a year, Latino activists from Chicago’s southeast side have been fighting to stop the planned opening of a metal-shredding facility in a community that already suffers from poor air quality and toxic waste. 

  • Mar 11, 2021
  • 6:03 PM

As Judge Orders Trump to Reinstate DACA, DREAMers Worry Immigration Program Will Remain in Danger 

The Gomezes, two undocumented brothers, say the immigration program is still in danger and a long-term legislative fix is still in dire need.

  • Jul 20, 2020
  • 5:32 PM

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