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Chicago Faith Leaders: Blood of Laquan McDonald is on the Mayor’s Hands

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Nov. 18, 2015

Contact: Susan Smith Richardson, editor and publisher 

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The Chicago Reporter announces $500,000 grant from MacArthur Foundation

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Community Renewal Society (CRS), among Chicago’s oldest faith-based social justice organizations, has hired veteran civil rights advocate Virginia Martinez as its new Director of Policy.

Catalyst Chicago

Join us on October 27 at the House of Blues for the concluding event in our 25th anniversary year: a celebration of our work and a salute to founder Linda Lenz as she retires. It will be an evening of music, memories and fun that also supports independent, in-depth reporting on Chicago schools.


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