Archive | 2002

Walmart Protest

Protesters picketed Walmart on November 21 to protest its labor practices. Supervisor Willie Johnson, who represents our district, spoke at the rally.

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Anti-KKK Rally

Riverwest residents joined 500-plus activists in giving the KKK and neo-Nazis the collective symbolic and literal finger Saturday, November 23, in front of the federal courthouse on East Wisconsin Ave.

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History of Riverwest to be Published Next Year

by Vince Bushell “The story of Riverwest’s history soon became an albatross. Tom finished it in 1982, but there was no money left to publish it. Fred Olson, a history professor at UWM, decided to copy and place the manuscript in several local libraries. It can be found at the MLK Library on King Drive

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