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Photos: MisterWives Blossom Throughout Chicago Concert at Thalia Hall

“This is a tour about celebrating our resilience,” announced lead singer Mandy Lee during MisterWives’ Dec. 3 stop at Thalia Hall in Chicago, adding, “Because life is hard enough already and then COVID hit.” Resilience, joy, sorrow, and camaraderie pulsed through the sold-out crowd throughout the night as the band shared an uplifting collection of […]

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Holiday Gifts for Culturally Conscious, Creatively Inclined and Caring Chicagoans

Yes, Virginia, there is a way to create a culturally rich, ethnically diverse holiday shopping experience across various Chicago neighborhoods with purchases that support local businesses, the community, the arts, women, and animals. The Art of ShoppingThe Museum of Contemporary Art in Streeterville invites area aesthetes to view “Christina Quarles” (extended through Jan. 16). The […]

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‘We Will Not Compromise’: Chicago Abortion Activists Protest After SCOTUS Arguments

On December 1, the Supreme Court heard arguments for Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Organization, and while it was widely reported that Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban will most likely stand, further igniting the fall of Roe v. Wade, abortion activists in Chicago protested at Federal Plaza for safe and legal abortion access. Ali Cassity, a member […]