Community Renewal Society Blogs


The public has until this Friday to call for Chicago Police reforms! Comment period ends August 17.

HB 5341

The legislation clarifies that outstanding legal financial obligations cannot be considered when reviewing a sealing petition.

In the aftermath of Harith's murder, the question must be asked: are our communities of worship silent?

HB 5341

HB 5341 will prohibit outstanding legal financial obligations from being considered when a person files to have their record sealed.

President Donald Trump's administration has enacted an immoral immigration policy of separating parents and children at the U.S. border, and routinely denying asylum to victims of domestic abuse and gang violence.

This was a good year for CRS’ platform for restoring opportunities and building a just economy for safe communities. The General Assembly passed several of our priority bills.

A New and Unsettling Force: Confronting the Distorted Moral Narrative

6:00pm, Rally & March at Wilson & Lakeshore Viaducts

7:00pm, Interfaith Moral Fusion Justice Revival at People’s Church

Pentecost is not only the longest season of the Christian liturgical calendar but one of the most prolific.

The Illinois Poor People's Campaign 40 Days of Action are taking shape, beginning with actions in Springfield on Mondays May 14, 21 and 28 at 2pm.

On Memorial Day morning, Sunday May 30, 1937, workers gathered at the Steel Workers Organizing Committee union headquarters and then advanced to...


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