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Tell Chase, Wells Fargo, Liberty Mutual, Blackrock, Bank of America and Citibank to STOP investing in fossil fuels!

This winter, I took part in a nonviolent act of civil disobedience inside JP Morgan Chase's downtown branch. Wearing my N95 mask, I sat on the floor with my sign inside the lobby while reading facts about Chase.  I refused to leave until I was arrested or until Chase stopped investing in fossil fuels.

Lincoln Grahlfs - member of Madison's VFP Chapter speaks out about nuclear weapons

Observers on the bridge of the USS Mt. McKinley watched a huge cloud mushroom after an atomic bomb test in the Marshall Islands in July 1946. Four hours later, Lincoln Grahlfs, a U.S. Navy veteran, went into ground zero to help put out fires and tow away damaged ships. Grahlfs is a long-time member of the Madison Veterans for Peace chapter. Grahlfs says he's seen the initial horror felt over the use of nuclear weapons on Japan fade from the public conscience as other concerns take precedence. "Part of my job is to remind them these things can wipe us all out," 

Veterans for Peace Nuclear Posture Review

                                                                     

The U.S.-based international organization Veterans For Peace has released its own assessment of the current global threat of nuclear war, ahead of the anticipated release of the Biden Administration’s Nuclear Posture Review. The Veterans For Peace Nuclear Posture Review warns that the danger of nuclear war is greater than ever and that nuclear disarmament must be vigorously pursued.

Op-ed: Helping Small Processors Won’t Work Unless We Break Up Big Meat - FFD

President Biden’s plan to invest $1 billion to increase competition in meat will fail without enforcing existing antitrust legislation and real monopoly reform to level the playing field. As an organizer working with farm groups in Wisconsin, I have asked many poultry farmers about the conditions they’re working under. Sadly, no one will speak to me.

Where does Wisconsin stand on the potential for nickel mining development?

The quest for new sources of nickel to power the Electric Vehicle (EV) Industry is rapidly accelerating.

Form a group - to learn more about "Nuclear Weapons Today–What You Can Know–What You Must Do"

An Invitation to Form a Group to Learn: “Informative . . . fascinating...” say those who have taken it. We use Zoom and everyone is involved.

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Job Opening - Worker Justice Wisconsin ..... apply by Jan 19

Worker Justice Wisconsin is currently seeking a bilingual (Spanish/English) Administrative Assistant for 20 hours per week. Please forward this job opening to anyone you think would be interested.  The application deadline for January 19.
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