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Nato G8 Protests Chicago

Chicago Police Horses To Wear 'Riot Gear' For NATO/G8 Summits

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

Days after announcing that Chicago Police would get new riot gear, including 3,000 new face shields, in time for the NATO/G8 summits in May, Mayor Rah...

City Buys Pricey New Cop Shields For NATO/G8

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has an early Valentine's Day gift for Chicago police as they continue to prepare for the concurrent NATO and G8 summits tha...

WATCH: Notorious Hacktivists Call For NATO/G8 Protests

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

Just more than three months out from the start of the concurrent NATO and G8 summits in Chicago, both private and public security are ramping up their...

The Cost Of The NATO, G8 Summits

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

When President Obama announced that Chicago would be the first U.S. city outside of Washington, D.C. to ever host a NATO summit, Mayor Rahm Emanuel sa...

Activists Gather At City Hall To Protest NATO, G8 Ordinance

Posted 01.17.2012 | Chicago

As members of Occupy Chicago gathered at City Hall to decry Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plans for the NATO and G8 summits -- which will take place in Chicago...

Chicago Releases More Details About NATO, G8 Summits

AP | By CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 03.13.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Chicago officials said Thursday they approved the first parade permit to protesters ahead of meetings set for May of the leading industrial...

Downtown Chicago Lockdown? NATO, G8 Summits To Restrict Loop Access

Posted 01.12.2012 | Chicago

Members of the Occupy movement and other protesters have already expressed frustration with new rules Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed for the upcoming...

Activists Prepping NATO, G8 Protest Permits May Sue City Over New Rules

Posted 01.03.2012 | Chicago

Activists preparing to demonstrate against Chicago's concurrent hosting of the G8 and NATO summits at the city's McCormick Place in May applied for de...

Rahm Aims To Drastically Increase Fines For NATO, G8 Protesters

Posted 12.15.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday announced a new ordinance that was drastically increase the fines potentially facing protesters of the NATO an...

Activists Meet In Chicago To Organize G8 And NATO Protests This Spring

Posted 10.29.2011 | Chicago

More than 160 activists from about 50 groups in the U.S. and Canada met at the Chicago-Kent College of Law Sunday to discuss logistics and strategies ...