Evanstonians Demand Racial Equity Plan

Suspension of Evanston Public Library’s Only Black Librarian, Lesley Williams Catalyzed Call for Accountability
Evanston, IL—(ENEWSPF)--May 6, 2017 – On Thursday May 4th, a coalition of 20 Evanston residents rallied in front of the Evanston Public Library to demand an equity audit of library services, collections, and policies. Although concern over the Library's level of service to African American, Latinx Americans and low income residents has been an ongoing concern for years, the current protest was sparked by the three week suspension of Lesley Williams, the library's only African American . . .

First Trustee Forum

First Mayoral Forum

Please follow & like us :)