Activists have begun a march that they say will culminate with a massive civil disobedience action in the nation's capital.
The anti-deportation event marked a significant moment in coalition-building for immigrants' rights in Chicago.
A steering committee including grassroots activists, organizers, educators, scholars, and faith leaders, convened a conference on the Black Radical Tradition.
Expressing solidarity with Muslims under attack, he declared, "If any mother has to fear for her child going to school, our community has failed."
New Yorkers joined hundreds of thousands around the world who are showing solidarity with the climate demonstrators in Paris.
"To totally excuse the fact that you are mocking and making fun of every woman I have ever looked up to in my life is total disrespect."
The U.S. could profit in many ways from open relations and sharing of resources.
AFL-CIO's Trumka calls GOP immigration remarks "ugly" and "dangerous."
After reading the names and short biographies of the slain, the mournful airs gave way to determination as the emcees brought forth speakers from the crowd.
Twenty thousand people came together on a bridge in Charleston, marching in the name of love and unity against racist violence that took the lives of nine people in a historic black church. .