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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Report back from March’s meeting with Gov. Walker’s policy advisors

By Rev. Eldonna Hazen of First Congregational UCC On Tuesday, March 29, about 30 clergy met with three of Governor Walker’s aides, to discuss concerns about some of the Governor’s proposals.  There was a good cross-section of religious viewpoints represented; but even though people came from many different traditions, they…

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Music for Worker Justice: ICWJ Fundraisers this Friday, March 25th and Saturday, March 26th

ICWJ invites you to a weekend of music for worker justice! On Friday, March 25th, First Unitarian Society is sponsoring an “Appreciation Concert for our Dedicated Wisconsin Public Servants”  by singer songwriter activist Sara Thomsen. The concert will take place at  7:00 P.M. on Friday, March 25  at the First Unitarian…

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Update on Living Wage Certification Project

This spring, the ICWJ will continue its work on the Living Wage Certification Project. This project will allow ICWJ to interview, certify, and publicize local businesses and restaurants that pay their workers a living wage and engage in fair labor practices. Through this project, the ICWJ hopes to encourage area…

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