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Laughing Liberally is throwing a Bye Bye Scott Bonanza! A panel discusses immigration and the city in the Trump era. more

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The Nation’s sports editor comes to town to talk race and social activism, while residents and police in Harambee come together for a listening circle. more

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Academics from across North America will come to UW-Milwaukee to discuss feminism, while Pathfinders presents the state of youth homelessness. more

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Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin hosts its annual fundraiser, and Reggie Jackson talks about the devaluation of black lives. more

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A state representative holds a forum on marijuana policy, and activists protest to close the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility. more

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A statewide campaign to cut incarceration is unveiled, while UW-Madison faculty come to town to speak about reducing poverty. more

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#CLOSEmsdf observes an “anti-anniversary,” while a Yale professor and Milwaukee native comes back home to discuss broken windows policing and its consequences. more

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A coalition of progressive groups will picket to close the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility, while the Black Women’s Empowerment March comes to Milwaukee. more

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A vigil for Puerto Rico is happening in Riverwest while Milwaukee’s youth moderate a town hall meeting. more

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Milwaukee participates in a nationwide Climate March, the public gets a chance to comment on the Milwaukee County budget, and ComedySportz hosts its monthly Laughing Liberally comedy show. more

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Election season is starting to heat up, with multiple voter registration events happening throughout Milwaukee. more

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Milwaukee activists stand in solidarity with the national prisoner strike, and Redeem and Restore teaches how to help survivors of human trafficking. more

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Laughing Liberally returns to Milwaukee, while Reggie Jackson and Ben Turk discuss organizing within prisons. more

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The organizers of the Women’s March bring Power to the Polls in Milwaukee, and Dr. Chaitra Wirta-Leiker teaches ways to talk to kids about racism. more

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The Democratic candidates for Wisconsin’s First Congressional District debate twice, while protesters hold a vigil for immigrants outside of GOP Rep. James Sensenbrenner’s office. more

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The Zeidler Center hosts a police and youth listening circle, while the ACLU of Wisconsin puts civil liberties on tap at Linneman’s. more

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Arts @ Large hosts a workshop on the hidden impacts of segregation and Milwaukee celebrates World Refugee Day at Ziedler Park. more

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The Shepherd Express’ Saving Our Democracy column for the week of May 3-9 details several important political and social activism events you can attend throughout the coming week. more

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Saving Our Democracy for the week of April 5-11, 2018—the Shepherd Express’ list of activities in the greater Milwaukee area that peacefully push back against discriminatory, reactionary and authoritarian actions and policies of President Donald ... more

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Read Saving Our Democracy for the week of March 8-14 in the pages of the Shepherd Express to find out how you can get politically and socially involved. more

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