National Lawyers Guild and Justinian Society Toiletries
Now until November 14th
National Lawyers Guild and the Justinian Society are hosting the
Chicago Kent toiletries drive! What do we need from you? We
need all of the following supplies:
Baby Wipes, Deodorant, Hand Lotion, Razors, Toilet Paper,
Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Wash Cloths, Shampoo, Conditioner,
Nail Clippers, Tweezers, Foot Powder, Eye Drops, Hairbrushes,
Q-Tips, Soap, Shaving Cream, Detergent, Tampons/Pads, Waterless
Hand Sanitizers, Tissues, Tylenol, Nose Spray, AND Hand Towels.
Please bring in all that you can. You can donate until November
14th. Drop off your donations in the box next to security.
Thank you for your support. All donations will be brought
to Catholic Charities for distribution.
Chicago Kent National Lawyers Guild
measure of a person is not where one stands in moments ofcomfort
and convenience, but where one stands in times of challenge and
"Where We Stood"
On March 20th, 2003, at the start of the U.S. War on Iraq, more
than 750 people were arrested in Chicago during a peaceful
protest. More than 100 people were arrested in the following
days during planned non-violent civil disobedience actions. This
documentary features interview segments from thirty protesters
and organizers, taking you inside their experiences, from chaos
on the streets, to jail solidarity, to renewed commitment to
peace. Dramatic footage from the March 20th demonstration and
other protests illustrates stories of resistance from a cross
section of those who stood up to say no to the war.
Linda Beckstrom, the producer of the film, will be joining us
for the film. She will be available for discussion after the
If you have any questions, please contact Gabe Conroe at
Join the NLG for
a general meeting. Come discuss some of our upcoming programs
and events. Help us brainstorm new events. Come with ideas for
topics for our annual debate with the Federalist Society. Also
come with ideas on where and when to spend our group Volunteer
Day. Hear from Katie Ruder about the National Convention last
weekend! Hope to see you all there!