The 21st and Damen intersection in Pilsen. Adam Jones/Flickr

‘Emerging Neighborhoods’ Developer Seminar Angers Residents Of Gentrifying Pilsen: ‘Blatant Disrespect’

The panel will highlight "development successes" in Logan Square, Pilsen and other gentrifying Chicago neighborhoods. One developer says he regrets how the event was marketed.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
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Hancock College Prep Votes Out Police, Becoming 4th CPS School To Remove Cops On Campus

In a 6-4 vote, the school council voted against keeping officers at the Southwest Side school after hearing from teachers and parents.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Left Out of Federal Benefits, Undocumented Immigrants Are Running Out of Options

As debate rages in Washington, undocumented immigrants fear that federal relief may never come. Southwest Side community organizers see a need for systemic change.

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South Side Bike Rides Creating New Form Of Activism, Solidarity And Positivity For Black Cyclists

"Bike riding is an outward display of power, an outward display of freedom," one community organizer said.