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Lake Michigan at dawn. Photo by Teresa Albano


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Blackhawk Park locker room. All photos by author.


Austin Town Hall Park Pool, May 5, 2021.


State lawmakers have passed and Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed into law significant progressive reforms

Illinois Speaker of the House Emanuel “Chris” Welch talks with state Representative Debbie Meyers-Martin, a fellow Democrat, on the floor of the Illinois House of Representatives at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield on February 10, 2021. (Photo via The Progressive)


On the campus of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical College, the four freshmen who initiated the Greensboro lunch counter sit in are honored with the February One, A&T Four Statue. Photo by cewatkins/CC


It perpetuates the same ideology that got us Trump and the assault on democracy

In January 2018, about 500 people in St. Paul, Minn., marched for immigrant rights. The sign in the center that says “If you don’t want immigrants, stop destabilizing their countries” summarizes the link between U.S. foreign policy and immigration. Photo by Fibonacci Blue/CC


In this image from video, impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks against the organizing resolution for the trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (Senate Television via AP-Ninian Reid/Flickr/CC)

Teresa Albano

Writers interpret the world in various ways, the point is to change it.

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