Martin Luther King & Economic Justice

As we celebrate the legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., ICWJ anticipates the 2016 Faith Labor Breakfast, where we will be inspired and motivated by a national leader in the racial and economic justice movement. Reverend Michael Livingston of the Riverside Church in Manhattan will deliver the keynote address: “The Communities…

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2016 Faith Labor Breakfast Sponsors

ICWJ thanks those who have made possible the 2016 Faith Labor Breakfast our ongoing work for economic justice. This year’s breakfast features keynote speaker Reverend Michael Livingston, Executive Minister of the Riverside Church, Manhattan, and his address is titled: “The Communities We Want: Striving for Racial & Economic Justice” See…

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2015 with ICWJ: Images

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2015 has been an exciting year for ICWJ. Of course, there are many changes we are still actively seeking to bring justice to workers in Madison and south-central Wisconsin. Despite stagnation or setbacks in the political realm, however, we know faith leaders, congregations, unions, and other members of our community are active in…

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Progress after Kohler Strike

By Sarah Smoot, Organizer On Tuesday, Nov. 24th, ICWJ co-hosted an action in support of union workers at Metcalfe’s Grocery and the Kohler Plant. After 32 days of striking, Kohler workers have reached an agreement on a revised contract. Read more here. I am moved by the workers at Kohler…

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