Meeting Minutes ~ 10.6.21

Action Ridge Meeting Minutes October 6, 2021 Park Ridge Community Church and via Zoom Meeting began at 7:08pm Review of Action Ridge Restructuring Nan Parson talked about the new structure of Action Ridge and the process for developing it. A Work-in-Progress (WIP) group met several times over the summer to design a leadership structure thatContinue reading “Meeting Minutes ~ 10.6.21”

Omnibus Bill on Criminal Justice

Thanks to all who called in regarding this bill.  Sometimes we can celebrate. YOU did it! The Workers Center for Racial Justice celebrates today’s passage of the landmark Omnibus Bill on Criminal Justice championed by the IL Legislative Black Caucus. This momentous policy package takes crucial steps in advancing justice by enacting targeted reforms to anti-Black systems of lawContinue reading “Omnibus Bill on Criminal Justice”

Meeting January 27, 2021

Join us Wednesday January 27th for the first presentation in our series “Building the Beloved Community.” Our first speakers will be William Ayers and Bernadine Dohrn. William Ayers is a Distinguished Professor of Education and Senior University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago (retired) and has written extensively about social justice and democracy.Continue reading “Meeting January 27, 2021”