Author Archives: concernedchicagoans

Letter to Living Social, My Drink On, and Racist Lincoln Park Bars

This letter was sent on Friday, May 3 to Living Social, MyDrinkOn and the aforementioned participating bars. Dear Living Social, MyDrinkOn and Participating Bars*, A number of concerned Chicagoans and allies have come together as an event you all are coordinating has been disturbingly brought to our attention. We are writing to you in response […]

Racist Bars in Lincoln Park celebrating “Derby De Mayo”

Concerned Chicagoans happily debuts through a light, even comical, but nonetheless frustrating and discriminatory encounter with racist local businesses in Chicago. We hope to begin our work of promoting justice and accountability throughout Chicago moving forward. If you would like to be a contributing writer/reporter/motivator/source please email us at¬†¬† The following letter was written in […]