Not Without Our Children

Becky Schigiel’s remarks at the #FamiliesBelongTogether press conference at First Methodist Church on June 30, 2018.  I am here with you today both as a Jew and on behalf of Worker Justice Wisconsin. As Jewish leaders across the nation have been saying this week, we are also immigrants. And we…

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An Injury to All

By Reverend Peder Johanson Bethlehem Lutheran Church, ELCA – Brodhead Rev. Johanson spoke at the Expose Walmart event in Madison in May 2017. The following is the text of his remarks. An injury to one is an injury to all. Not only is that a battle cry for this movement…

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How We Talk About Wages – It Matters

Executive Director Becky Schigiel wrote this message in response to a Wisconsins State Journal editorial on livable wages. We need to talk – about how we talk about wages. I don’t fault the State Journal for calling out the co-op on walking its talk in your editorial on “Co-op shows…

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A Reflection on Lent and Biblical Justice

by Mary Kay Glazer As I write this, we are already one week into the Christian liturgical season of Lent, forty days of entering with Christ into the suffering of the world. One of the ways that I do that is to reflect on and pray about the ways that…

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