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Progressive events for weekend of Feb. 14 - Feb. 15

Saturday, Feb. 14

Joint CAMY-AAAPJ Meeting
Members of the Comité Anti-militarizacion and the African-American Alliance for Peace and Justice will come together to discuss the Iraq war and other issues of importance to both the Latino and African-American communities. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 1035 W. Cullerton, 1st Floor.

Sunday, Feb. 15

Freedom to Marry Day at Holy Name
The Gay Liberation Network and supporters will picket the seat of Chicago's Catholic church to protest the church hierarchy's complicity with inequality against LGBT people. 10:30 a.m. in front of Holy Name Cathedral, 735 N. State St.

All events are free and held in Chicago unless stated otherwise. Have something coming up? E-mail your listing.




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