Articles by Patricia Linarez

Massive protest held against Chicago public school closings

March 28, 2013

Chicago teachers & community mobilize March 27. WW photo: Patricia Linarez Thousands of teachers, parents and community members rallied on March 27 in the Chicago downtown area to protest Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to close 54 public schools — in the predominately African-American and [...]

Comandante Chávez honored in Chicago

March 16, 2013

Chicago — A tribute to a great revolutionary took place on March 8 at Calles y Sueños, a center for art and culture in the heart of Chicago’s South Side Pilsen neighborhood. Many people came to honor the legacy of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez Frías. Venezuelan Consul Jesus [...]

Memory of Black Panther Party leaders honored

December 16, 2012

Community gathers to remember Chairman Fred Hampton Sr.WW photo: Eric Struch Chicago — On the 43rd anniversary of the cop massacre of Black Panther Party leaders Chairman Fred Hampton Sr. and Defense Captain Mark Clark, more than 100 people gathered at 2337 West Chairman Fred Hampton Way in [...]