Parkland students join Chicagoans to march against gun violence

Hundreds took to the streets on the South Side of Chicago on a Friday in mid-June to call for an end to gun violence both in the city and across the nation at an annual Peace March hosted by St. Sabina’s church. Community members and activists were joined by student survivors of the mass shooting…

C2E2 Chicago 2018

I spent a weekend in April at C2E2, one of Chicago’s largest fandom conventions, shooting and reporting for Third Coast Review, a Chicago based arts and culture website. I ended up walking away with hundreds of frames, along with quite a few stories. Below is a full gallery from the convention, followed by a list…

Chicago 2018 May Day March

Hundreds turned up in the Chicago Loop on May 1st to march in the annual May Day march, also known as International Workers’ Day, which also commemorates the 1886 Haymarket Riot. Full story at Visu.News.

Chicago Women’s March 2018

More than 300,000 people turned out for the 2018 Chicago Women’s March on January 20th to rally and march for women’s rights and to galvanize people to head to the polls. The event was one of more than 350 planned worldwide over the weekend of January 20th and 21st, and for many locations, the second…

This Muck’s For You: January 6, 2018

Happy new year and welcome to 2018! After a much-needed break to rejuvinate and shake out some of the cobwebs from my brain and spend sometime ignoring the near-constant drumbeat of negative news I’m back to bring you this weekly wrap up of news, commentary, and more. Holy shit what a week. That might as…