Steff Yorek

Steff Yorek

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Sawyer Plotz

Sawyer Plotz has been a member of the Anti-War Committee in Minneapolis since early 2006. That summer, he traveled to Colombia on a two-week delegation to meet with trade unionists, farmers, student activists,

Carlos Montes

Carlos Montes is a veteran Chicano activist known for his leadership of the 1968 East Los Angeles education reform movement (see film Walkout), the historic Chicano Moratorium against the U.S. war in

Anh Pham

Anh Pham immigrated to the U.S. from Viet Nam with her family in 1975 after the end of the war. Her family raised her with a strong sense of community service and

Maureen Murphy

Maureen Murphy is a journalist and Palestine solidarity activist from Chicago. She spent a few years living and traveling throughout the Middle East, interning for the Palestinian human rights organization Al-Haq in the

Hatem Abudayyeh

Hatem Abudayyeh is the Executive Director of the Arab American Action Network (AAAN), a community based organization that helps empower Arab Americans and Arab immigrants across Chicagoland through organizing, advocacy, social services, youth

Joe Iosbaker

Joe Iosbaker is a 20 year civil service employee at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).  Last year he was chosen Staff Person of the Year by the students in the College