Results tagged with 'war on drugs'
Published May 8, 2012
I recently read Michelle Alexander's book, "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness." It takes head-on the "elephant in the room" concerning race in America. I feel it is a must read for anyone interested in equality and social justice.
Published Aug. 24, 2011
The War on Drugs comes to Milwaukee this weekend. But , don't worry, you don't have to flush anything. The War on Drugs that arrives on Saturday, Aug. 27 is a Philly band that plays at Club Garibaldi on the tour for its latest disc, "Slave Ambient," issued by Secretly Canadian Records. Bobby Tanzilo hit them with some questions...
Published Aug. 22, 2011
As I've talked to national bands and musicians of all stripes, I've rarely missed the opportunity to ask about Milwaukee. And I feel like more than ever, the responses have been surprising lately.
Published July 27, 2011
In support of the release of their new album, "Slave Ambient," The War On Drugs is taking to to the road. Included on that tour is a stop at Club Garibaldi in Milwaukee on Aug. 27.
Published Sept. 14, 2007
Milwaukee Police Chief Nan Hegerty continues the tradition of using federal money coming from drug bust seizures to fund pet projects for the department. The money comes from assets seized from drug dealers and is mandated to go for efforts to reduce drug use.