Chicago's Donald Trump Rally Protests

See first-hand footage from the Donald J. Trump Protest in Chicago, captured by our Associate Fellow for Racial Justice Darren Calhoun.

"I chose to be at the protests because people matter," Darren says. "I've seen too many videos of the kind of hatred and violence that is spawned at Donald Trump rallies, and I couldn't in good conscience be silent while that happened in my city. Donald Trump has said terrible things about disabled people, Mexicans, immigrants, black people, women, and countless others; showing up at the protest was my way of saying something back."

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