Co-Executive Director of the Chicago Torture Justice Center
Chicago Torture Justice Center, Black Lives Matter Chicago
Aislinn is a Co-Executive Director at the Chicago Torture Justice Center, and a long timer organizer who has worked on a variety of campaigns including the Reparations Now movement to pass the historic 2015 Reparations Ordinance for survivors of CPD torture. Born and raised in Chicago, Aislinn founded the Chicago chapter of Black Lives Matter as part of the Freedom Ride to Ferguson in August 2014 and was the youngest founding member of the cultural non-profit that used art for social change, Insight Arts. She is the founder and creator of urban youth magazine, Underground Philosophy as well as a founder of the young women’s performance ensemble dedicated to ending sexual assault, Visibility Now.