Action Alert for Dec. 13, 2016

Action Alert 1: Night Out of Darkness Solidarity Event
Action Alert 2: ACLU Legal Observer Training Sessions
Action Alert 3: "Getting Ready for the Trump Regime" Discussion
Action Alert 4:  Register for RENEW Wisconsin's 2017 Energy Policy Summit


Action Alert 1: Night Out of Darkness Solidarity Event - Milwaukee
Background: Join the Milwaukee Jewish Voice for Peace, the Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition, and the Network Against Islamophobia on the shortest day of the year to create light against the gathering dark. We will light candles and stand together against Islamophobia, racism and hate, and for justice. There will be song, words and food. All welcome.
Take Action: Wednesday, December 21, 6:30 p.m., Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition, 5235 S 27th St., Greenfield, Wisconsin
Contact for more info: milwaukee@jewishvoiceforpeace.org


Action Alert 2: ACLU Legal Observer Training Sessions - Madison and Appleton
Background: 
Legal observers are trained volunteers who are legal witnesses to political demonstrations and who document the events of public protests, including any incidents of police misconduct or violations of the rights of protesters.  Learn how to become one!
Take Action:
Madison Training:  Wednesday, December 14, 6 p.m., Hawthorne Branch Library, 2707 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53704
Appleton Training: Tuesday, Decemeber 20, 6 p.m., Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2600 Philip Ln., Appleton, WI 54915
Contact for more info: liberty@aclu-wi.org


Action Alert 3: "Getting Ready for the Trump Regime" Discussion - Madison
Background:
 Share your observations and recommendations on movements and projects we can support in the coming months and years. An open mic sponsored by the Peregrine Forum.
Take Action:  Thursday December 15, 6:30pm at the Madison Central Library Room 104
Contact for more info: 608-284-9082


Action Alert 4: Register for RENEW Wisconsin's 2017 Energy Policy Summit - Madison
Background: Utility leaders and renewable energy experts will discuss clean energy's move to mainstream, and how we can ensure Wisconsin benefits from this potential economic boom. 
Take Action:  Thursday, January 19, 2017,  Monona Terrace Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Dr. Madison, WI 53703.  Register here.
Contact for more info:  2017 Policy Summit website.


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