MOSES goes to Milwaukee #ReformWisDOCNow #ReformNow

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”                                             -Margaret Mead


Today, REFORM NOW in front of the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility (and please note that those are NOT real windows – it is only a facade made to LOOK like there are windows).


James H. Hall, Jr., the President of the Milwaukee branch of the NAACP, speaking at the REFORM NOW action in front of the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility.


Reverend Willie Brisco, President of MICAH (Milwaukee Inner-city Congregations Allied for Hope), speaking today at the REFORM NOW action in front of the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility.

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Delivering WISDOM’s latest letter to Governor Walker to staff members at the state office building in Milwaukee. Speaking truth to power about unnecessary revocations and faulty GPS monitoring.


Tish Minor of Milwaukee speaks to the crowd about the NAACP and Moral Mondays.


Dr. Rose M. Scott, of Prison Action Milwaukee, speaks to the crowd. Dr. Scott is also Faculty Emeritus in Teacher Education at University of Wisconsin-Parkside.


Two effective and very experienced community organizers: David Liners, the Executive Director of WISDOM, and Rev. Joe Ellwanger, who has been working for social justice since the days in which he marched with Martin Luther King, Jr.



Catch MOSES on WORT 89.9 February 11 and February 18!

Our twice-monthly radio segment on WORT will air tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 11, between 6:30 and 7:00 pm. That’s the evening local news show called “In Our Backyard.” Click to listen online!

This segment will feature DOJ official Ray Luick, discussing how he evaluates TAD programs and their

The FOLLOWING Tuesday, Feb. 18, you’ll be able to hear our next broadcast.
(Usually we air them every two weeks, but the upcoming pledge drive throws us off schedule.)

So, on Tuesday, Feb. 18, between 6:30 and 7:00 pm, you can hear Joe Ellwanger give perspective from his civil rights experience.

Note that our segment is 4-5 minutes out of that half-hour show. We can’t tell you exactly when during the show MOSES will be featured. The day’s producer will decide that. So if you tune in and don’t immediately hear us, don’t be dismayed! Keep listening. In Our Backyard is a great show!