Action Alert

Fight for Increased Broadband Access - a message from WI Governor Tony Evers. Jan 15

WI Governor Tony Evers writes to info@wnpj.org: I hope this email finds you safe and healthy as we welcome a new year and new opportunities in Wisconsin. As you may know, earlier this week I delivered my third State of the State Address. I would like to share with you an update on the critical issue of expanding access to high-speed, broadband internet throughout our state.  

 

Make Vaccine a Priority for Those Incarcerated in our WI Prisons - Public Comment through Jan 18

The WI Assembly Health Committee is considering COVID vaccine distribution. PLEASE contact the committee members urging a discussion of making incarcerated folks and corrections staff a priority. More than 10,000 inmates and 2,000 staff members have tested positive.

Unite for a Just State Budget! - meet January 12

WNPJ, and many partners are coming together to build unity for a just Wisconsin State Budget.

Every two years, Wisconsin lawmakers create a biennial budget. This could be our best and last opportunity to make sure that Wisconsin funds justice promoting initiatives in the next two years.

 

We meet Tuesday, January 12th at 3:00 pm for our next zoom meeting:

WNPJ is celebrating the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan 17 – 22

WNPJ is celebrating the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan 17 – 22
 Join in!   There are ZOOM events, available across the state.

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Sign Peace Action's Petition: Impeach, remove and disqualify Donald Trump from future office

Add your name to this petition to Congress: Impeach, remove and disqualify Donald Trump from holding future office. - From Peace Action. Donald Trump incited an attack against our country and against us. It’s long past time to remove this dangerous tyrant from office before any more damage can be done. You may have heard that following Wednesday’s riots on the U.S. Capitol, Trump was barred from access to his social media accounts.  Do you know what he retains access to? The codes to launch a nuclear weapon and unilaterally start a nuclear war.

View the ACLU's 'BIDEN-HARRIS TO-DO LIST' - and continue to push for bold measures

View the ACLU's BIDEN-HARRIS TO-DO LIST - and continue to push for bold measures from this incoming administration that serve to tackle pivotal issues across criminal justice, immigrants' rights, voting, disability rights, speech, privacy, and more. 

The Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty ‘Enters Into Force’ January 22nd! Here’s what YOU can do:

On January 22nd the UN Treaty to Ban Nuclear Weapons ‘Enters Into Force’. Together We Enter a New Chapter in the Work to Attain a Nuclear-Free World.

National Week of Action starting January 15th - to Honor MLK - from the Poor People's Campaign

On January 15th, on the birthday of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. there will be a National Virtual Event & Week of Action to raise attention end educate about the revolutionary focus of MLK's last 3 years, cosponsored by The Wisconsin Poor People's Campaign and National Union of the Homeless (NUH). In January, the coldest of Wisconsin months, it is important that we continue to advocate for the people who have to stay outside in this inhabitable weather.

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