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The talk I don

The talk I don't want to have

Ex Fabula Fellow Rochelle Fritsch originally shared this story on December 17, 2015, at the Ex Fabula Spectacular at Turner Hall Ballroom when the theme was "Never Again." Ex Fabula Fellows tell personal stories to inspire community-led dialogue around some of the most pressing issues in the Greater Milwaukee area -- segregation, and economic and racial inequality.

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A Sea of White: The Oscars and Lack of Representation

By Sierra Wolff Jada Pinkett-Smith. Will Smith. Spike Lee. Mark Ruffalo. These are just a few names on an increasing list of celebrities boycotting this year's Academy Awards. For the second straight year, the Academy has no nominations for people of color in the big categories. The Academy itself has a historic background lacking in [...] The post A Sea of White: The Oscars and Lack of Representation appeared first on Media Milwaukee.

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Kesslers Diamonds opens in Downtown tomorrow

Kesslers Diamonds opens in Downtown tomorrow

The new Kesslers Diamonds store in Downtown Milwaukee opens Friday, Oct. 2, at 450 E. Mason St.  It's the first non-suburban store for the company, which operates five other diamond centers in Wisconsin, and also will open its first out-of-state store in metropolitan Grand Rapids, Mich., in November. The Downtown store occupies 2,200 square feet [...]

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Coming Soon On…

Drink Wisconsinbly Pub
Beginning Feb. 10, you'll be able to enjoy every last bit of the new Drink Wisconsinbly Pub. In the meantime, here's a sneak peek of the new concept, which we found to be just as playful as it is delicious.
Bike Fed Classics Ride
Wisconsin Bike Fed has organized three rides starting in mid-March to get you out of the gate and into the saddle as soon as possible, and they're cleverly modeled after the European Classics. These rides take to the back roads of Wisconsin and travel to Paris, Rome, Belgium, and Denmark, all without leaving this beautiful state.
Williams Bat eats
Everyone and his mother has been to Lake Geneva. But its neighbor to the west on the north shore of Geneva Lake deserves attention, too. Williams Bay also has a number of good dining spots - more than I even list here - and here are six of them, plus a bonus two in nearby Lake Geneva to check out while you're in the neighborhood.
7 disappeared bars
Milwaukee is - and always has been - a city of taverns. We like good beer and cocktails, and we like good company while we drink it. Here are postcard views of seven Brew City bars that have disappeared from the landscape.