Reflections from Spring Seder

By Ann McNeary, AFL-CIO Community Services Liaison Thank you for the opportunity to speak this evening.  A seder is a new experience for me and I appreciate the chance to participate. The Cup of Elijah – which symbolizes future redemption – is a good indicator of the current struggle going…

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Wisconsin Budget Cuts 2011 Resources

Wisconsin clergy are mobilizing against the 2011-13 Biennial Budget Proposal by meeting with Governor Walker’s policy advisors, by testifying at hearings, and by writing to the Joint Finance Committee, the governor, elected officials, and even local newspapers. Talking points: WISCONSIN BIENNIAL BUDGET PROPOSAL TALKING POINTS FOR FAITH-BASED ADVOCACY Events: Listening…

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ICWJ endorses May Day rally in Madison

The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin joins many other local unions and organizations in endorsing the May Day rally in Madison this Sunday. The rally, organized by the Immigrant Workers Union, or Union de Trabajadores Inmigrantes (UTI), will begin at 1:00 PM on Sunday, May 1st,…

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Photos from We Are One mobilization April 3,4

Photo courtesy of Mark Sibley ICWJ marches with Rev. Jesse Jackson from April 4 rally to Candelight Vigil It was great to see so many of you out this past week in solidarity with millions all over the country as part of the We Are One mobilization! For those who…

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