Combat Hippies in Chicago


AMAL examines the impact of war with equal parts humor and urgency. It explores the quest for meaning, purpose and identity sought through enlisting in the military and shares the unifying experiences of combatants and noncombatants as people of color. September 30, 2021 | 7:30PM
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Happy 74th Birthday to the United States Air Force / Air National Guard


Happy Birthday to the U.S. Air Force and the Air National Guard!  This year marks the 74th birthday of the United States Air Force and Air National Guard. In 1947 President Truman signed the National Security Act which established this new defense organization, and along with it the creation of the US Air Force as an independent service, equal to the US Army and US Navy.

American Red Cross Onsite Hiring Event 09/14/21


American Red Cross Onsite Hiring Event for our Entry Level Phlebotomists team. Hiring managers will be making same day job offers. No experience is required…American Red Cross offers fully paid training!
Onsite Event | Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 2200 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612 | 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM CST Continue reading article: Women Discharged from the Military for Pregnancy/Motherhood 1950-70s


A California lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require the Government Accountability Office to investigate the involuntary discharge of thousands of women from military service from the 1950s to the 1970s due to pregnancy or motherhood — something that could end up restoring benefits to those who lost them through unwarranted dismissals.
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2021 Illinois Council on Women and Girls Application


The Illinois Council on Women and Girls invites young women ages 14 through 18 to apply to join the Council’s new Girls Committee. Participants will share about their experiences and perspectives to help make Illinois a place where all girls can thrive. Applications are due February 16th, 2021.

The application is now live online. Applications are due February 16th, 2021. Continue reading