Will you join us this Sunday for a rally to stand together against police brutality? The rally will take place from 3 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. at Hartzell Memorial United Methodist Church, 3330 S. King Dr, Chicago.
My soul is in anguish. How long, O Lord, how long? (Psalm 6:3)
How long will the killing of African Americans by police officers continue? The killings of Alton Sterling from Louisiana and Philando Castile from Minnesota cause us once again to pause, grieve, swear, and scream. The seemingly endless, brutal attacks on black bodies is not acceptable.
The City of Chicago paid more than $210 million to settle police misconduct cases between 2012 and 2015, settling a civil rights lawsuit against the Police Department almost every other day on average, The Chicago Reporter'slatest investigation has found. Rather than rein in the practices that lead to these payouts, officials have borrowed millions to pay for them.
This bill will create opportunities for qualified health care professionals with criminal records to get their health care license for jobs, such as nurses, doctors, occupational therapists or respiratory therapists.