How To Turn Your Non-Profit Into A Worker Co-op

By GEO Collective. -

If people who want to start a worker-owned cooperative are currently working for a government agency — like we were working for a nonprofit that was contracting with a government agency — but [...]

Arrest Of Activist Leads To Protests; At Least Four Vehicles Strike Protesters

By Robert Chappell, Madison365.   -

Hundreds of people are protesting in downtown Madison after the arrest of activist Yeshua Musa. Videos of the arrest posted to social media show as many as five police officers wrestling Musa, [...]

White Supremacy And The Milwaukee Mass Shootings

By Monica Moorehead, -

A mass shooting took place on Feb. 26 in Milwaukee, Wis., at the Molson Coors brewery when a worker, Anthony Ferrill, opened fire and killed five co-workers before killing himself. This tragic [...]

Wisconsin Governor Signs Bill Punishing Pipeline And Other Fossil Fuel Protests

By Jacob Crosse, -

Wisconsin’s Democratic governor Tony Evers, ignoring opposition from environmental groups, the American Civil Liberties Union and multiple Tribal Nations, last week signed into law Assembly Bill [...]

Farm Loan Delinquencies Surge In U.S. Election Battleground Wisconsin

By Jason Lange and P.J. Huffstutter, -

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Farm loan delinquencies rose to a record high in June at Wisconsin’s community banks, data showed on Thursday, a sign President Donald Trump’s trade conflicts with [...]

Coordinated Hunger Strike At Two Wisconsin Prisons

By Staff, -

Nine prisoners at two Wisconsin prisons began a hunger strike demanding an end to indefinite solitary confinement. A joint statement listing their demands and signed with their names cited the [...]

Scott Walker Set To Sign Koch Anti-Regulations Bill In Wisconsin

By Steve Horn, -

By Steve Horn for Desmog - A bill with the potential to hobble government agencies' ability to propose regulations, known as the REINS (Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny) Act, [...]

Wisconsin Tribe Votes To Evict Oil Pipeline From Its Reservation

By Phil McKenna, -

By Phil McKenna for Inside Climate News - The Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians in northern Wisconsin voted not to renew an easement for a major oil and gas pipeline [...]

Message To Rep. Ryan: 80% Of Wisconsin Dairy Farmers Oppose TPP

By Danielle Endvick, -

By Danielle Endvick for Wisconsin Farmers Union - CHIPPEWA FALLS - Responses to a recent survey sent out by Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU) indicate dairy farmers throughout the state are against [...]

Call For Action In Investigation Of Christopher Davis Death

By Staff, -

By Staff of The Coalition for Justice - Milwaukee, WI- On February 24th, 2016 Christopher Davis was shot and killed by Walworth sheriff’s deputy Juan Ortiz. Since his death, the Walworth County [...]

Thousands Protest Anti-Immigrant Bills in Wisconsin

By Nadia Prupis, -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Workers, students, and activists walked off the job and out of their schools for a massive action in Wisconsin on Thursday, protesting two anti-immigration [...]

Burial Mounds: Earthen Records Of Wisconsin’s Native Peoples

By Mary Louise Schumacher, -

By Mary Louise Schumacher for Journal Sentinel - An incomparable aspect of our state's culture came under attack when a bill was proposed to make it easier for landowners to excavate and perhaps [...]

Another Enbridge Tar Sands Pipeline To Fight In Wisconsin

By Steven Verburg, -

By Steven Verburg for Wisconsin State Journal - Crews hired by Enbridge Inc. are surveying a 300-mile corridor running the length of Wisconsin for a possible new tar sands pipeline that would be [...]

Five Things To Know About The Scott Walker John Doe Ruling

By Brendan Fischer, -

By Brendan Fischer in PR Watch - The Wisconsin Supreme Court has single-handedly rewritten the state’s limits on money in politics, rendering the state’s disclosure laws and contribution limits [...]

[PHOTOS] One Year Later: A Celebration Of Dontre Hamilton’s Life

By Occupy Riverwest, -

One year ago this past Thursday 14 shots forever changed Dontre Hamilton’s family and the city of Milwaukee. Much has happened since those fatal shots left Milwaukee police officer Christopher [...]

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