Fired Up for Worker Justice? Join us at a FUNdraiser at Fired Up Pottery!

Sunday, Nov 4, 2018 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Fired Up Pottery, 4112 Monona Drive (Lake Edge Shopping Center), Madison 608-442-9900 Make Art in the Store:  Paint your own pottery, fused glass and/or canvas painting.  Prices for pottery range from $5 up to $100.  Most projects cost from $17 to…

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Wage Theft Safeguards:

Wage Theft Safeguards:  Do I Have to Have a Signed Employment Contract to Be Protected from Wage Theft? by Fred Schepartz  At its core, wage theft often involves something as simple as a broken promise. This is especially true in situations where a worker is not paid the wage they…

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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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Fasting for God Consciousness

By Hanif Nu’Man, ICWJ board member Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim lunar calendar. During this month Muslims all over the world are obliged to observe fasting from the break of dawn to sunset; meaning do not eat or drink or have intimate relations. The fast is compulsory for those…

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