The Daily Northwestern

Women’s rights activist Lilly Ledbetter appears at Democratic fundraiser in Evanston

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 7, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Women's rights activist Lilly Ledbetter helped raise money for Democratic House candidates Sunday morning in Evanston. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee benefited from the fundraiser, which was held at 10 a.m....

On Syria, Chicago-area activists ‘haven’t exhaled yet’

Kelly Gonsalves, Reporter

September 26, 2013

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics, State

Almost two weeks after the United States scaled back its military threat against Syria, Chicago-area activists still question Americans' motives and the country's next steps. More than 150 Evanston residents gathered Sept....