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January 2015
January 17, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
The Grand Ballroom, 6351 S. Cottage Grove Ave
Chicago, IL 60637 United States

We have demanded that the system reform itself, now it is time for change from the inside out. SOUL and Reclaim Chicago invite you to be part of the people’s movement, our 2015 MLK Day Celebration, on Saturday January 17, 2015. Register now at www.mlkchicago.com. SOUL, The People’s Lobby and Reclaim Chicago believe we best honor the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by hitting the streets to organize our neighbors to join the fight for racial and…

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March 2015
March 19, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cook County State’s Attorney Office, 69 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

As Black History Month has drawn to a close, we turn our focus from celebrating African American achievements birthed from great struggle and accomplished against great odds to the question: How will we create a future where ALL Black lives truly matter? It’s a strategic question. We know that systems create and maintain America’s profound racial inequality.  The criminal justice system, historically and today, has devastated Black communities, with it’s focus on incarcerating Black youth and young adults at record…

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October 2015
October 24, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
McDonalds (Marching to McCormick Place), 207 E. 35th St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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November 2015
November 10, 2015 @ 4:30 am - 6:00 pm
James R. Thompson Center, 100 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

On November 10, join thousands of underpaid working people throughout the country as we stand together to demand racial and economic justice for all. We’ll call on rich corporations to pay their fair share and to respect our right to form unions without retaliation. People across the country will be standing up with fast-food workers, child care, home care, airport worker, adjunct professors, students, and all 64 million underpaid workers making less than $15, because it’s TIME for $15. Together,…

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December 2015
December 3, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Cook County State’s Attorney Office, 69 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States
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March 2016
March 9, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Faith UMC, 15015 Grant St
Dolton, IL 60419 United States
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April 2016
April 14, 2016 @ 4:00 am - 6:00 pm
Ken Griffin Penthouse, 800 N. Michigan
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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January 2017
January 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Willye B. White Fieldhouse, 1610 W. Howard St.
Chicago, IL 60626 United States

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.” -Martin Luther King Jr. Join us as we celebrate Dr. King’s legacy while faith communities come together to demand human rights. Issues on the agenda include Criminal Justice Reform & Police Accountability, Living Wages, Immigration Rights, Religious Freedom, and Human Rights for ALL. Hosted by A Just Harvest, Chicago Leadership…

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May 2017
May 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington
Chicago, IL 60602 United States

We’ve got two words for McDonald’s: Get. Ready. Hardworking people everywhere are demanding $15 an hour and union rights. States like Illinois and Massachusetts are the latest to push for $15 an hour minimums – and even the US Senate and House introduced a new $15 per hour bill! McDonald’s stands against us ALL. Time to fight back. FIGHT BACK: Join SOUL and the #FightFor15 for the March on McDonald’s in Chicago on May 23 – RSVP right here today.…

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May 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Greater St. John AME Church, 6207 S Throop
Chicago, IL 60636

The Chicago Police Department will not reform itself. This is why we are inviting you to join us and force the reforms that will protect us as citizens and protect good cops from bad cops who hide behind the shield. Just recently, a cell phone video surfaced of a young unarmed black man being beaten by a Chicago Police officer. “While he’s pinned on the ground with several officers surrounding them, one of the officers can be seen striking (the man)…

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