Or Tzedek’s first two-week overnight session was a huge success. The Advanced Activism program, which was double the length of previous sessions, had sixteen teen participants and five staff members.
Working in partnership with more than 14 Chicago-based social justice organizations, this summer’s Or Tzedek teens registered more than 130 voters, took part in an action to stop deportations and created “know your rights” videos. They canvassed for housing justice and raising the minimum wage.
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