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Solidarity with Chicago Teachers

Solidarity with Chicago Teachers: Building Community Alliances to Defend Our Schools Thursday, September 4th, 6 pm Offices of the Illinois Education Association 304 South Eldorado Road, Ste. 2 Bloomington, IL 61704 Chicago teachers, in preparation for a historic strike, are getting the word out throughout Illinois on their battle with an unelected school board and … Continue reading

No Fracking Way!

George Wendt, member of the McLean County Land Use Committee, wants to bring hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”, to McLean County. What is Fracking? Fracking is a process used to extract natural gas from rock located deep underground. Wells are drilled straight-down and then horizontally, thousands of feet below the Earth’s surface. Millions of gallons of … Continue reading