Tag: women

Women’s March Chicago announces affiliation with national organization

CHICAGO — Women’s March Chicago announced its affiliation with March On, a national organization of womens’ marches and progressive organizations, on Friday. The move is intended to amplify the group’s local actions in its focus on motivating women and their allies to get to the polls for the 2018 election. Similar actions are being planned by other women’s march organizers around the world, furthering the alignment and power of the movement.

Equality Illinois applauds LGBTQ appointment to Illinois Senate sexual harassment task

Equality Illinois

CHICAGO — Equality Illinois welcomed the appointment of Dr. Kathleen Robbins to a state senate task force on sexual harassment and discrimination in a statement on Friday. As with the national government, media and entertainment, the state general assembly has been hit with allegations of harassment. From Brian C. Johnson, CEO of Equality Illinois We applaud the…

Chicago lesbian BDSM author wins Goldie Award

CHICAGO — Give Me Thorns, A Lesbian BDSM Romance, by Elizabeth Andre won a Golden Crown Literary Award for best erotica last month. The Golden Crown Literary Society is an organization dedicated to the promotion and recognition of lesbian literature and presented the award at its annual convention in Chicago in July. Elizabeth Andre is…

Radical Queer Women: Femunch party on Wed, April 26

CHICAGO — Do you want to meet deviant dirty hoes just like yourself? Then join the FEMUNCH 3 year anniversary party on Wednesday, April 26th for the most kinkiest and radical event of the season. (ATTENDANCE FOR WOMEN AND GENDER QUEERS ONLY) https://fetlife.com/events/548046 Come in your Kinkiest Lqqk for prizes. We won’t promise there will…

Illinois Women March on Springfield April 25 for progressive agenda, responsible budget

SPRINGFIELD — More than 50 organizations have joined a coalition to educate and organize around dozens of progressive bills being proposed in the Illinois House and Senate this session. They will bring together people across the state for the Illinois Women March on Springfield for a progressive agenda and responsible budget for all, Tuesday, April…

Women’s Night at Touche moves to new day

CHICAGO — The Leather Women’s Cruise Night at Touche will now be featured on a new night, moving from the second Tuesday of the month to the second Friday, starting March 10th. “The manager of Touche sat down with me after the new year to discuss the event calendar for the year and where there…