Media and WNPJ press releases

The Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice occasionally shares information with media contacts about our activities and those of our member organizations.

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Previous press releases

03/31/14 -- Statewide Network Comes to Oshkosh April 6: Labor, Peace and Environmental Activists to Discuss Wisconsin's Future

01/20/14 -- Citizens Groups to Lawmakers: Stop Frac Sand Mining and SB 349

12/19/13 -- SCFL labor council: WI must shift from military spending to sustainable economy

10/21/13 -- Legislature Changes Tenant-Landlord Law For Third Time In Two Years

09/25/13 -- Author, educator, anti-mining activist to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

08/26/13 -- Weds: Local anti-racist collective holds forum on Trayvon Martin verdict

08/06/13 -- Tonight: Veterans for Peace and Floating Lanterns Mark A-Bomb Anniversary

08/01/13 -- Madison to host first meeting of East Timor healthcare network: Award-winning doctor to speak on UW campus

07/18/13 -- Local Political Bookstore Experiments with Community Theater

06/18/13 -- Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative stages Voices of a People's History

06/04/13 -- Controversial Anti-renter Bill Moves to State Senate

05/10/13 -- Controversial Anti-tenant Bill Rammed Through Legislative Process

05/01/13 -- Devastating Anti-Tenant Bill Being Fast-tracked: Hearing May 2

02/25/13 -- Mining Bill Protests Set for Tuesday

01/25/13 -- Concerned citizens to protest mining bill Saturday

01/13/13 -- New map shows potential Wisconsin mine sites

01/10/13 -- Dane County Board passes Bring Our War $$ Home resolution

11/05/12 -- Which candidates support bringing our war dollars home?

10/29/12 -- Connecting Common Struggles: Destructive Mining in El Salvador and Wisconsin

10/16/12 -- Dane County Board to consider Bring Our War $$ Home resolution

10/12/12 -- Ellwangers, Other Wisconsinites To Be Honored for Peacemaking October 27

8/16/12 -- The 11x15 Campaign for Safer, Healthier Communities presents: Reducing the Prison Population: What works?

8/02/12 -- Update from Japan, Peace Lanterns Mark A-Bomb Anniversary: Lanterns for Peace at Tenney Park on Monday, August 6

5/07/12 -- Madison Prepares for NATO Protest with Workshop Series, Bus

4/16/12 -- “First Lady of Nuclear-Freeze Movement” Arrives for Earth Day Events

3/22/12 -- Wisconsin Vigils Say "No War On Iran!"

3/12/12 -- One Year After Fukushima, Nuclear Dangers in Wisconsin

2/20/12 -- New Campaign Challenges Over-Incarceration in Wisconsin

1/23/12 -- Citizens To Protest Iron Mining Bill

1/10/12 -- King's Pro-Worker, Pro-Peace Legacy Honored in Wisconsin

1/04/12 -- Madison Marks 10 Years of Guantanamo

12/29/11 -- Candlelight Vigil for Iraq War Dead

11/10/11 -- Capitol Photo Exhibit to Highlight Proposed Mine Site

10/05/11 -- Statewide Gathering Takes On Mining Issues

9/23/11 -- Risser To Be Honored As "Lifetime Peacemaker"

8/04/11 -- Mayor, Pro-Labor Singers Join Lanterns for Peace

6/30/11 -- Eagle River to Celebrate "Many Ways of Peace"

6/22/11 -- Vets, Peace Activists Respond to Obama's Withdrawl Plan

6/02/11 -- WNPJ Opposes Anti-Immigrant Pridemore Bill

5/09/11 -- Open Letter Against Drone Facility in Wisconsin

5/09/11 -- Growing Opposition to Drone Aircraft Facility Proposed for Wisconsin

4/20/11 -- Wisconsin Walk for a Nuclear-Free Future

4/18/11 -- Groups Question Pro-Nuke Speaker at UW Earth Day Festival

4/14/11 -- Statewide Gathering Takes On Drone Warfare Facility in Wisconsin

3/21/11 -- March 28 Can Nuclear Power Be Safe

3/17/11 -- On Eighth Anniversary of "Shock and Awe," Wisconsin Communities Remember and Mobilize

3/17/11 -- National Vets' Organization Picks Madison As Site of 8th Anniversary Protest