Nurses Rally, Tom Morello to draw crowds
National Nurses United officials have said they expect about 2,000 nurses to attend a rally Friday, where they will call for a tax on financial institutions’ transactions to offset cuts in social services, education and health care. But city officials are expecting more than 5,000 because of a performance by former Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello.
Anti-war protesters gather on Thursday:
On May 17th, 75 anti-war activists protested outside of Obama’s Chicago campaign headquarters :