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Guerrilla Girls take over MIAD

Published Feb. 21, 2017

The Guerrilla Girls - a group of feminist activist artists - will join the MIAD Creativity Series from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at MIAD on Wednesday, Feb. 22. The show is free and open to the public.

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March Wisconsin: Your guide to pre- and post-inaugural social justice events

Published Jan. 19, 2017

In the spirit of democracy, these grassroots efforts aim to call attention to, and support the creation of vibrant, peaceful and diverse communities in which there is justice and equity for all. If you can't make it to the Women's March on Washington, here's a list of events taking place here in Wisconsin.

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Black Holocaust Museum founder's book prepared for reprinting

Published Nov. 22, 2014

Dr. James Cameron ran the Milwaukee Black Holocaust Museum from 1988 until his death in 2006. Cameron is believed to be the only person to survive a lynching. A crowdfunding campaign is now in place to fund the re-printing of his autobiography.

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Mom gets active after losing son to heroin

Published April 30, 2014

Linda Lenz has got a message for heroin: your days are numbered taking hold of our children. Lenz, a Muskego resident who lost her son Tony to a heroin overdose in February 2013 is amassing an army to defeat the drug through education and open forum discussion.

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PETA's "Got zits?" billboard breaks out in Milwaukee

Published May 15, 2013

A new PETA billboard on West Lisbon Avenue shows a teen with a pimple-covered face, a milk mustache and the words, "Got zits? Studies Show: Milk and Cheese Trigger Acne. Ditch Dairy."

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Locanthropy?

No I am not talking about werewolves or something (lycanthropy to the non-nerds). I am searching for a term to refer to looking to your local community to help out first – local philanthropy, local activism, local charity.What I am getting at here is – with all the stuff going on in t...


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