Community Brainstorming Conference
Breakfast 8-9 a.m. / Program 9-11 a.m.
Saint Matthew C.M.E. Church, 2944 N. 9th, Milwaukee, WI
(Parking on 8th Street off Chambers)
Dr. Jeffrey Sommers: Associate Professor, Department of Africology
“Austerity Economics: A General Background”
Dr. Abera Gelan: Associate Professor, Department of Africology
“The Impact of Austerity Economics on the African-American Community”
Dr. Nolan Kopln: Assistant Professor, Department of Africology
“The Black-White Wage Gap, the Self-Employment Gap, and the Home Loan Denial Gap: The Impact of Racial Prejudice on Blacks”
Moderator: Mr. Wallace White
Chair: Dr. Pamela Malone
Jan. 16, 2012 Dr. King day Milwaukee.
Wisconsin Jobs Now petition: http://action.wisconsinjobsnow.org/page/s/milwaukee-living-wage
At Wendy’s in Milwaukee, Dec. 5, 2013.
Community participants and members of numerous progressive organizations packed the St Francis of Assisi Church in Milwaukee January 20 for The Justice Coalition’s 13th annual Dr. Martin Luther King program. The program featured longtime leaders within the social justice movements, special Dr. King award presentations and a featured presentation for organizations fighting on behalf of low-wage workers. Following the program, a march took place to a prominent Dr. King statue a few blocks away where an open mic speak out took place.
WI BOPM Photos: http://tinyurl.com/moft828
Occupy Riverwest Photos: https://www.facebook.com/OccupyRiverwest
1 p.m., St. Francis Church 1927 N. 4th – Milwaukee, Wisconsin
CELEBRATION to begin @ 1pm – MARCH to King Statue @ 2:30pm (weather permitting) Sponsored by The Justice Coalition – NO MORE WAR! – HUMAN RIGHTS/END RACISM! END ECONOMIC & ENVIRONMENTAL & JUDICIAL INJUSTICE – GOVT 4 THE PEOPLE! UNITY! UNITY! UNITY! FULFILL THE DREAM! !VIVA DR. KING! $15 in 14!
Sponsored by The Justice Coalition
Protesters demand justice for Corey Stingley Jan. 17, 2014 in Milwaukee.