Resources


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Allied Organizations

Illinois Single-Payer Coalition
Physicians for a National Health Program
Northern Illinois Jobs With Justice
Immigrant Solidarity DuPage

Environment

How to Talk to a Climate Skeptic
Bees of North America
Banks Funding DAPL
How to Provide Financial Support to Standing Rock
What is Warming the World
Report Resurgence of Progressive Massive Fibrosis in Coal Miners
Species Vanishing
The Great Nutrient Collapse

Minority's Rights

How Immigrants Can Protect Themselves During a Trump Presidency
Muslim Ban Resource Guide
Know Your Rights & What Immigrant Families can do to Prepare
Guidance for Schools
Community Resources for Immigrants
Black Lives Matter Resources List

Women's Rights and Reproductive Rights

Socialist Feminism: A Strategy for the Women's Movement
The Socialist Movement of Women Workers in Different Countries
What is Socialist Feminism?
Planned Parenthood Illinois
Planned Parenthood Illinois Locations
Planned Parenthood Illinois Action
Illinois National Organization for Women (NOW)
NARAL Pro Choice America
National Network of Abortion Funds - Chicago Abortion Fund
Abortion Care Network
Center for Reproductive Rights
Midwest Access Coalition
Expose Fake Clinics

Disability Rights

A Guide to Disability Rights Laws
Defending Your Rights: Disability Rights
Equip for Equality: Advancing the Human & Civil Rights of People with Disabilities in Illinois
National Disability Rights Network
Illinois Guardianship and Advocacy Commission
State of Illinois Person with a Disability Identification Card Application PDF file
DuPage County Community Resource Information
Illinois Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations
6 Ways Your Social Justice Activism Might Be Ableist

Mental Health

Self-Care for Activists
Mental Health Toolkit
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Open Path Collective: Therapy at Lower Rates
Better Help: Online Therapy at Lower Rates
Mindspot: Free Screening & 8-week Course on Anxiety and Depression
Correspond with a Therapist
Recovery Ink: Online and In-Person Group Therapy
RAINN: National Sexual Assault Hotline
DuPage County Health Crisis Center
Lake County Behavioral Health
Free Mental Health and Addictions Resources
Crisis Text Line: Text HELP to 741741 and you can talk to a licensed therapist via text

Banking

Find a Bank that Cares
Find a Credit Union
Find a Credit Union II
How to Break up with your Mega Bank
Find a Community Bank

Illinois

Chicago's Video Surveillance Cameras & Threat to Privacy
Know Your Police Officer
Cook County Population Loss
City Councils Must Allow Public Comment

Technology

Leak information
How to Talk to Your Child about Privacy
How to Know if Your Device is Compromised

Contact Your Rep

Phone Your Rep
Write to Your Rep
Go To Your Rep's Town Hall
Fax Your Rep
Contact the White House

Art

The Captured Project
Women's Art about Trump Presidency

Basic Income

Presentation on Basic Income
Basic Income and "Laziness"
UBI Could be the "Social Vaccine"
Why We Should Have a Basic Income

Miscellaneous

The Importance of Collaboration
Indivisible Guide to Resist Trump's Agenda
Crowd Fund Political Action
Find a "Better" Business
Know Your Rights List