Wisconsin Uprising Anniversary

Monday, 11 February 2013 | A Public Affair

On Monday February 11th. guest host Jonathan Rosenblum reminded listeners not to forget the anniversary of the war on collective bargaining. He spoke with members of The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin (ICWJ) about the Uprising and the current situation of public sector workers.

interfaith-peace-buildersAccording to their website, “The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin (ICWJ), established in Madison in 1999, is a coalition of individuals, religious congregations, interfaith bodies, labor unions, and community organizations concerned about economic and worker justice. Our mission is to educate and mobilize the religious and labor communities of South Central Wisconsin on worker rights issues, to actively build relationships between faith and labor groups, and to support the rights of workers to organize and engage in collective bargaining.”

Read more about The Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin (ICWJ):

http://workerjustice.org/about-us/
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