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Surge in Homeless Tent Cities Will Result from Destruction of Housing Serving Poorest Residents

Originally published July 27, 2017 Developer responsible for destroying other SROs prepares to flip more last-resort housing for the city’s poorest CHICAGO – With the recently announced sale and pending Continue Reading →

Open Meetings Act Plaintiffs Respond to City Council’s Proposed “Reforms”

Originally posted June 21, 2017 By Andy Thayer and Rick Garcia Co-plaintiffs, Thayer & Garcia v. Chicago City Council, No. 2016‐CH‐09212   After insisting for months that it already scrupulously followed Illinois’ Open Meetings Act, Continue Reading →

The LGBTQ Movement is an Intersectional Fail

Originally posted May 14, 2017 By GLN Co-founder Andy Thayer Reprinted from CounterPunch   In recent years “intersectionality” has been the biggest buzz word in progressive circles, liberally sprinkled in activist conferences Continue Reading →