Sunday, April 9 5:00 pm Madison Labor Temple 1602 S. Park St, Madison, Wisconsin Health care changes impact REAL PEOPLE. Bring your stories or submit them online here. We will read them aloud, post them online and send them to Continue reading TRASHED! Don’t Trash Our Health Care – April 9, 2017
Our nation has just endured one of the most divisive and hate-filled election seasons in our history. We need to begin anew and STAND FOR LOVE! We invite you to join with others in a special collaborative event taking place Continue reading Circle the Cities with Love – Madison Feb 19, 2017
WisFAN has signed on to a letter from the Sierra Club – John Muir Chapter, reaffirming our support for Wisconsin’s Mining Moratorium law. In 2013 legislators voted to exempt iron mining from the moratorium but left it in place for other Continue reading New attempt at repeal of WI mining moratorium law
A community gathering in support of our neighbors subject to deportation or discrimination. You are invited to join the city-wide gathering to support our community’s immigrant residents in the face of potential changes by the next Federal administration. The event Continue reading Community Forum: United We Stand – Jan 29, 2017
Masood Akhtar: America Is Great ‘We Just Have To Make It Better By Uniting It’ Go to the article on WPR’s website to Read/listen/Share or to contact Masood. “What we noticed is that the anti-minority rhetoric transformed from (an) environment of Continue reading Madison Area Entrepreneur Proposes Citywide Anti-Hate Registry
“Not voting is not a protest – it’s a surrender” – Rep. Keith Ellison ‘Choose for your tribes wise, understanding, and experienced men [sic], and I will appoint them as your heads.’ – Deuteronomy 1:13 Dignity at Work Voter Guide Continue reading Voting is a Moral Issue!
Today, thousands of Wisconsin citizens face losing their SNAP benefits, unless Governor Walker applies for a waiver from a work requirement. Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice has joined with thirty other organizations to urge Governor Walker to seek that waiver. Continue reading ACTION ALERT: Urge Governor Walker to seek a waiver on FoodShare time limits!
Faith, Values and the 2016 Election: Toward A Politics of the Golden Rule: Reflection Guide and Resources Interfaith Power and Light’s 2016 Voter Reflection Guide The Golden Rule – as Pope Francis reminded us during a historic address to Congress Continue reading Faith in Public Life: 2016 Voter Reflection Guide
WisFAN is a member of Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice! Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice unites progressive people of faith toward creating a state whose people and government address the real needs and raise the dignity of the hungry and Continue reading Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice
Wisconsin faith leaders from across the religious spectrum are calling on their state legislature to reject a proposal from Gov. Scott Walker (R) that would impose drug tests for some recipients of government-funded aid, arguing such screenings don’t work and Continue reading Religious Groups To Scott Walker: Don’t Drug Test The Poor