Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to headline event at McCormick Place

In this July 25, 2016 file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Former presidential candidate and progressive firebrand Senator Bernie Sanders will headline a political gathering at McCormick Place Saturday.

The event is called the "People's Summit" and organizers say it seeks justice for all Americans.

Senator Sanders will deliver the event's keynote address Saturday evening. Prior to that, there will be seminars and other speeches including one by actor Danny Glover.
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