Tracy Ritter

Feminist State of the Union

Virtual

It’s been a transformative year for women – one that’s given rise to unprecedented attacks on our rights, our bodies, our voices, and our very identities as Americans. From catastrophic abortion bans to hundreds of new anti-LGBTQIA+ bills (since January alone) to attempts to ban basic discussions around menstruation, it’s clear that without real, tangible action,...

Literature & Libations

White Oak Library - Crest Hill 20670 City Center Blvd, Crest Hill, IL, United States

Enjoy conversations about literature that are paired perfectly with wine! Attendees will be able to freely move throughout the event to sample different wines while hearing about engaging books the library has to offer. Visitors with a library card in good standing will be able to check out books at the event. Discover your next...

Congresswoman Katie Porter: Championing Change

Venue SIX10 610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, United States

Congresswoman Katie Porter is known for challenging those in power and using her iconic whiteboard to demand answers on behalf of the American people. However, few know of her journey from Iowa farm girl to a single mom who had never run for office defying expectations by winning her seat in a historically conservative district...

Minnesota’s Attorney General Keith Ellison on Police Brutality

Venue SIX10 610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, United States

As Minnesota’s Attorney General, Keith Ellison prosecuted the police officers in the murder trial of George Floyd and grappled with how to deliver justice to the Floyd family while ending police brutality once and for all. Now, in the face of new stories of police abuse filling the news once again, hosts of the podcast Some...

The Supreme Court’s New Era

Venue SIX10 610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, United States

With the nominations of Neil Gorsuch, Brett Kavanaugh, and Amy Coney Barrett, and the subsequent reversal of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court has taken a dramatic turn to the right. Gain insight into how we got here and the changing judicial landscape with a panel of experts: CNN senior legal analyst Joan Biskupic, whose...

Cavalcade of Planes

Clow International Airport 130 S Clow International Pkwy, Bolingbrook, IL, United States

An Airport Open House! At the Cavalcade of Planes you will enjoy all kinds of family fun. There will be many types of aircraft to see both flying and on the ground. You can experience a great event including formation flying, helicopter demonstrations, food and drink, and much more! Come and join the Party! To...