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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Three people hold a sign with the words “Commit for Pro-Choice!”

Chicago for Abortion Rights meets to discuss past rallies and future plans

October 20, 2022

Chicago for Abortion Rights held a virtual general meeting Thursday to reflect on the abortion rallies it sponsored this month in Chicago and Evanston as well as discuss plans for the months ahead.  A...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks and Cori Bush stands to her left at an outdoor protest.

Medill is back on the Hill: Students dive into politics coverage from the nation’s capital

October 6, 2021

Medill sophomore Mikayla Denault has wanted to be a political reporter since she was young. Now, she's covering protests in Washington, D.C. and quoting U.S. Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Cori...

The 2020 Chicago Women’s March. Organizers estimated approximately 10,000 people attended the city’s first Women’s March since 2018.

Evanston residents attend 2020 Chicago Women’s March

January 20, 2020

Activists marched through the streets of downtown Chicago on Saturday, braving rain and near-freezing temperatures to participate in the protest from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Women’s March returned to...

50 Years of Queer Anger: Trans-inclusive rhetoric

50 Years of Queer Anger: Trans-inclusive rhetoric

May 12, 2019

This is the thirteenth column in “50 Years of Queer Anger,” a series examining LGBTQ+ issues in the United States since 1969. The abortion ban bills introduced in Georgia and Alabama have added...

A woman holds a sign saying “Enough” at Women’s March Chicago 2018. The organizers announced a service day in lieu of a march in 2019.

Day of service to replace Chicago Women’s March this year

January 10, 2019

In lieu of a march on Jan. 19, Women’s March Chicago will host Operation Activation, a day of community organizing to help others feel safe, included, respected and empowered. Chicago organizers...

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