The North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic is an organization dedicated to equal justice. Our mission, to provide access to legal services to those in need, reflects our shared values as a community and as a nation: one that stands together in solidarity to defend human dignity and promote the common good.
The wave of anti-Asian violence since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic is unconscionable. The rhetoric that enables and emboldens violence cannot be normalized, must not be tolerated and needs to stop. A gunman killed eight people at Atlanta-area spas, including six Asians, which is another urgent call to action that we must come together to stop the hate.