You’re Invited…So Mark Your Calendar

After last week’s vote in the Illinois House, the Governor will sign the bill officially making same-sex marriage in Illinois legal on November 20th. Illinois will become this nation’s fifteenth state to make same-sex marriage a legal right during a signing ceremony at the University of Illinois at Chicago Forum at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 20. If you’d like to […]

India and Child Labor: Progress?

We’ve been working on this one for years. In India, it’s not uncommon for child labor to be used in both the mining and cutting of gemstones. While this fact has been recognized by the US Department of Labor’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs Office of Child Labor – Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking department, […]

Nobel Peace Laureates Coming to Chicago

On April 23-25, Chicago will be hosting the 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. The event will feature highly esteemed panelists including His Holiness the Dalai Lama, President Jimmy Carter, President Lech Walesa, President Mikhail Gorbachev, and Professor Muhammed Yunas, in addition to programs including “One Person Can Make A Difference” and “Women Forging […]