Who Are We?Action Now is a grassroots community organization of working families fighting for change in our communities!
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- RT @allisonkilkenny: Tomorrow the Chicago Board of Ed votes on whether to close 54 schools. I wrote about some of the #CPSclosings myths ht… posted 4 hours ago
- How the #Obama Administration Talks to #Black #America ow.ly/lg3M3 @tanehisi @theatlantic @whitehouse @barackobama #race #policy posted 11 hours ago
- The First Couple’s Post-Racial Bootstraps Myth ow.ly/lg2nM @aurabogado @thenation #race #stereotypes #edujustice #cpsclosings posted 11 hours ago
Monthly Archives: May 2011
The Raise Illinois coalition convened by Action Now and made up of community, labor and religious organizations, held a rally on Tuesday, May 24th in the Capitol Rotunda in Springfield to call on legislators to pass Senate Bill 1565, the … Continue reading
Action Now President Michelle Young has been on fire lately, exposing the many injustices of the city’s TIF system as well as the neglect and deterioration of Chicago’s neighborhoods! Her quotes at a recent press conference have been in the … Continue reading