Drinking Liberally

Every week, the Shepherd Express will serve as a clearinghouse for all activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminatory, reactionary or authoritarian actions and policies of the Trump administration ... more

Jul 11, 2017 2:20 PM Saving Our Democracy 1 Comments



Summertime inMilwaukee is a festive season. After suffering through the long and oppressivewinter, we emerge like butterflies from cocoons, seeking sun and sociality. Thequestion of transportation remains. Parking is a pain. The bus is a b.. more

Jun 3, 2015 8:48 PM Around MKE

The leftie mixer Drinking Liberally, which invites progressives to meet once a month at the Sugar Maple to discuss politics, tonight welcomes guest Justin Krebs, the author of the book 538 Ways to Live, Work and Play Like a more

Jul 28, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Yet again, state Sen. Jeff Plale is proving to be the you-know-what in the punchbowl. According to’s Quorum Call (the best real-time coverage of the waning days of the legislative session), the alleged Democrat is throwing a m.. more

Apr 20, 2010 6:08 PM Daily Dose

News this weekend that Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett plans to run for governor next year, in a race that could pit him against Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker, should leave the thirtsty politicos who meet monthly as part of the Drinki... more

Nov 18, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

It’s no secret that Milwaukee County has suffered in the past few years. Since some of its functions are mandated by the state—but not necessarily funded by the state—our assets have dwindled when times got rough. It hasn’t helped that our county .. more

Jul 15, 2009 4:00 AM Daily Dose

Drinking Liberally normally meets on Wednesdays, but for an event as historic as the inauguration of the country’s first African American president (and the farewell to the country’s least popul,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 20, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  Allen Ginsberg's Howl & Other Poems, the 50th anniversary of which was celebrat Howl & Other Poems ,Books more

Oct 7, 2008 12:00 AM Books

Featuring former Pretty Girls Make Graves guitarist Derek Fudesco, Seattle trio The Cave Invitation Songs ,Today in Milwaukee more

Apr 26, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee