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Pilsen / UIC

Murals for peace created by youth unveiled in Pilsen

25th Ward Alderman Danny Solis and representatives from The Resurrection Project, After School Matters, Pro Arts Studios, and Yollocalli Arts Reach spoke at a mural ceremony yesterday to introduce two new murals to the Pilsen Community yesterday: Two murals were unveiled Thursday in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood to promote peace and tolerance. The murals were created…

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More white-washing in Pilsen ?

More white-washing in Pilsen ?

Living in Pilsen I have learned that gangs sometimes start to do graffiti when something is happening. If someone dies you may see a sign of revenge posted up by the opposing gang. I have not however learned to read any of this stuff that gives graffiti a bad name. I can’t tell if this is actual gang signs…

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