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  1. Valdice

    Seeking Ride Need a ride back to Ohio/Michigan to see Friends/Family

    I'm in Champaign, IL probably gonna end up in Chicago in the next few days thanks to the hop out here. But I'd rather not have to hitch out of Chicago alone if I have to, I'm not really fond of the area. If you're passing through Illinois and heading towards North West Ohio, I can gas jug and...
  2. Inuyoujo

    Seeking Ride Seeking ride to Chicago from Mpls - last week of June!

    I'm looking for a ride from Minneapolis to Chicago for the last week of June, for events! It's just me, one pack and one bag. Can get snacks and contribute to gas - I don't have my own gas jug. Can't drive. I listen to all different kinds of music and I have plenty of mobile data, so make sure...
  3. moonbear

    moonbear

  4. Mabombix

    Looking for Chicago Squats

    Apologies if I don't know the correct words or terms for certain things. This is my first day being homeless and I am genuinely searching for a community that will take me in. So, I'm looking for squats (or one of the under-bridge-tent-goups) around Chicago, and I can't find anything recent that...
  5. Mabombix

    Alone in the Windy City

    Hi there! I'm Maeve, a 19 year old trans woman who just got thrown out of her family home. I don't really have an interesting story aside from that, but I figure that's not super uncommon on this forum. I'm an amateur cartoonist and guitarist, and I'm looking for squats in or around Chicago that...
  6. JaneTheTraveler98

    Leaving Chicago in about a month.

    Hey all I'm Jane, I'm in Chicago Illinois and I'm planning on doing some solo cycling/hitchhiking long term across the states for the first time. Any advice would be appreciated.
  7. JaneTheTraveler98

    JaneTheTraveler98

  8. japanarchist

    “We’re Not Leaving”: Chicago Squatters Resist Eviction

    This statement published below comes from a group of squatters who have occupied a building owned by Barnett Capital, one of the driving forces of gentrification in Chicago. The squatters state that they are not leaving the building. As many of us are squeezed out by rising rents and real estate...
  9. anticivdaddy161

    Returning member

    Been here before. Live in Salt Lake City now with my fiancee, originally from Chicago and lived a good part of my life in Indiana outside of Chicago. Most of my family are from the roughest part of south-side Chicago which is Gary, Indiana of Metro East Chicago. It's 20 minutes south of downtown...
  10. rusty

    REPOST: Nancy Minus

    Lisa Marie Lopez · June 9 at 7:22pm WARNING. GRAPHIC DETAILS OF RAPE ACCOUNTS. After everything that has happened in the past 24 hours, I am coming out against a serial rapist. a serial abuser. I have made comments here and there about this person harming me, but never went into too much...
  11. EphemeralStick

    TPAN offers free services in Chicago

    TPAN, or Test Positive Awareness Network, is providing various services for free to any homeless youth or persons that need them. These include free HIV testing as well as free Hep C testing. They also have a free needle exchange and they distribute EVZIO, a naloxone auto-injector on a first...
  12. EphemeralStick

    News & Blogs Don't Feed the Gutterpunks

    https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20160517/wicker-park/please-dont-feed-gutter-punks-alderman-says-as-travelers-return Please Don't Feed The Gutter Punks, Alderman Says As 'Travelers' Return By Alisa Hauser | May 17, 2016 10:47am | Updated May 18, 2016 9:52am @DNA_wpb Twitter Facebook Email More...