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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SCHEDULE FOR ONGOING VIGILS

ATTEND THE VIGILS AT THE WISCONSIN STATE CAPITOL The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice (ICWJ) and Madison Urban Ministry (MUM) have organized nightly vigils sponsored by different faith communities at the State Capitol.  Spread the word, invite your colleagues and friends, and let others know that the faith community is…

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Saturday March 12 Capitol Rally

        ICWJ LEADER SPEAKS AT THE WISCONSIN STATE CAPITOL Rev. Dr. Jerry Folk, an Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice board member, addressed the crowd and led a prayer at the rally in Madison on Saturday. A transcript of the prayer follows: Holy and compassionate God, our hearts…

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Rallies this weekend – March 5 and March 6

The South Central Federation of Labor is coordinating rallies this weekend: SATURDAY: If you’re in MADISON, rally with the Internat’l Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) ~ 2 pm ~ at the State Capitol. If you’re NOT in Madison, FIND A RALLY NEAR YOU at the Wis. AFL-CIO’s website. SUNDAY, March…

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