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Safe Schools, Safe Communities: State Conference on LGBTQ Youth

Type: * Informational * Workshop * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Save the date! Diverse and Resilient, GSAFE, and the UW-Madison LGBT Campus Center are pleased to present Safe Schools, Safe Communities: 2016…

#FreeLisa Rally

Type: * Social * Informational This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On Wednesday December 16th at 9:00 am we will be holding a rally at Administrative Law Judge Cynthia Stoppel’s office (5005 University Ave) to say #FreeLisa We will deliver the…

$10,000 Reward Offered in Wrongful Conviction Case

Madison, Wisconsin—A $10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the killer of Sarah Gonstead murdered in 1994. Penny Brummer was convicted of killing Gonstead despite no weapon, no forensic evidence, no motive, and literally no evidence of any kind tying Brummer to the…

Everett Mitchell announces bid for Dane County Circuit Court

Madison – Local Attorney Rev. Everett Mitchell announced on Tuesday his candidacy for Judge of the Fourth Circuit Court Branch of Dane County. “I’m excited to talk with the people of Dane County about my credentials to serve them as a competent and considerate judge,” said Mitchell. “Dane County residents…

Rock for Restorative Jusice Benefit

Type: * Music * Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community An evening of celebration on the lake. A benefit for the Dane County TimeBank’s youth court and restorative justice projects. Featuring some of our outstanding youth leaders, two special hand crafted beers made by our…

Forty years later, gay veteran finally gets an honorable disarcharge

Madison, WI: On February 2, 2015, Edgewood College history department chair Jay Hatheway’s 40 year struggle to have his “other than honorable discharge” from the military for being gay was finally vindicated, with a ruling that it will be overturned by the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army.  In the…

Just Dining Guide: A Guide to Restaurant Employment Standards in Madison

Just Dining Guide: A Guide to Restaurant Employment Standards in Madison WRC and ICWJ Releases Phone App of Updated Guide On December 11 the Workers Rights’ Center (WRC) and the Interfaith Coalition (ICWJ) will release the 3rd Edition of Madison’s only dining guide of employment standards. This year the guide…