Fueled by virtually unrestricted social media access, white nationalism is on the rise and attracting violent young white men
White nationalists keep showing up in the hearings of the U.S. House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection.
Legislators in the Illinois Jewish Caucus on Monday condemned comments by GOP gubernatorial candidate Darren Bailey.
Darren Bailey, the GOP candidate for Illinois governor, doubled down this week on comparing abortion to the Holocaust in an old campaign video.
A federal court judge issued an order of contempt against the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) on Monday after the Department repeatedly ignored court orders and failed to take appropriate steps to improve health care in the state prison system.
Children's advocacy groups are sounding the alarm about the mental-health struggles facing Illinois kids.
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A coalition of of LGBTQ and health organizations have denounced a new Florida rule that denies Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming care for both youth and adults.
A new report released this week by The Trevor Project highlights the mental health experiences among youth of different racial backgrounds.
A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds younger LGBQ adults are physically healthier but have worse psychological distress than older LGBQ people.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization for the JYNNEOS vaccine on Monday to increase monkeypox vaccination access.
The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts will bring a variety of touring artists to its stages for the 2022-23 season, although at a smaller scale than during its pre-COVID-19 seasons.
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign urban planning professor Marc Doussard and his co-author, Portland State University urban studies and planning professor Greg Schrock, examine grassroots organizing efforts in six cities, including Chicago, in “Justice at Work: The Rise of Economic and Racial Justice Coalitions in Cities.”