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WOKE UP BLACK: Telling Stories About Young Black Lives

“Woke Up Black” a film by Mary F. Morten is having its world premier at the Siskel Center this Friday, February 25. To buy tickets, click here. The film follows five young African Americans from different parts of Illinois over … Continued

Reflections (May 1st, 2007)

By Jacquelyn Mahendra Stroller-striped red and white reflections Flicker fabulous, half-formed melody Of a movement, so This is the sound Of a hundred thousand feet Beating pavement They invoke unknown protections In the four cardinal directions, with me, here Standing … Continued

Imagine 2050 at NCLR Annual Conference in Chicago

NCLR is bringing their annual conference to Chicago! The conference, representing the largest and most important gathering of the nation’s most influential individuals, organizations, institutions, and companies working with the Hispanic community will be held from July 25-28, 2009 at … Continued