MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES • Project for Community Transformation Agenda for the Learning Community Co-operative Model, Community Owned Commerce Vince Bushell, Peter Murphy and Lisa Schelling Riverwest and Public House Co-op Boards Co-op Alliance Steering Committee
Archive | November, 2012
Story and Photo by Suzanne Zipperer People come to community service and activism in different ways. For many, it’s the idealism of youth tied with a strong ego that tells you that you can change the world. Others face an obstacle or tragedy that defines their mission – a loved one killed by a drunk driver; their […]
by Kirsten Polley Being that this is my first presidential election that I am able to vote in, I am pretty excited. I am also excited to be able to vote for Tammy Baldwin for US Senate.
By George Martin How can we talk about torture at Abu Gharib and not talk about police brutality right here at home? Having been to Iraq and lived in Milwaukee, there are too many similarities. Peace Action WI has joined with the NAACP, MICAH, ACLU and other community organizations in working together for a federal […]
by Rick Deines, “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible” – St. Francis of Assisi The revelation of the mistreatment of Derek Williams while in police custody has surfaced the need for opening ongoing community-wide conversations. My hope is that we can find a way to […]