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CSWAB in the NEWS - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

So-called 'forever chemicals' are polluting waterways. But regulating them is proving to be a long journey. 

Peace Action Steering Committee member and Grandma arrested defending our waters from the Line 3 oil pipeline

On July 29 Jill Fergusen stood in front of an Enbridge Oil Corporation pump used to withdraw some of the 5 billion gallons of water MN Gov. Walz and the DNR have given the Canadian company. She was in northern Minnesota at Coffee Pot Landing at the request of indigenous rights organization Honor the Earth to stop the extreme harm being done to the earth by construction of Line 3.

Musicians, vets join forces with Warrior Songs - Madison

Founder of Warrior Songs Jason Moon is featured in an article in the Cap Times this week. If you're in Madison Thursday, Aug 5th,  5:15 pm, you can hear Jason in concert free at the top of State Street, by the Veterans Museum, 30 W. Mifflin St. - as part of the release of the album "The Last Thing We Ever Do".  The mission of Warrior Songs, according to founder Jason Moon, is rooted in a "From Story to Song" philosophy, where veterans are partnered with musicians to transform traumatic experiences from their service into songs to facilitate healing.

U.S. Army Recants Promise to Test for All Explosives at Badger Ammo

The 300-acre Settling Ponds Area (above) spans more than 2 miles along the southern boundary of the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant. During active production years, these ponds received sanitary and industrial wastewater from the entire facility and surface runoff from the Nitroglycerine, Rocket Paste, and Magazine areas. Contaminated sediment removed during dredging operations were placed alongside the ponds and wetlands have been mapped throughout the area. (near Merrimac, WI)

Family Farm Defenders joins the global call to action demanding #FoodSystems4People!

 

Over 300 global civil society organizations of small-scale food producers, researchers and Indigenous Peoples’ will gather online (July 25-28) to protest against the UN Food Systems Pre-Summit.

Invitation to Apply for the The Victory Noll Sisters Small Grants Program - by Oct 14

The Victory Noll Sisters Small Grants Program; Seeding Creation Care. Have you heard?  Small grants are available up to a maximum of $1,000 for groups, parishes and individuals.

Dane Co - UNA USA GLOBAL CITIZEN 2021 AWARD NOMINATION DUE July 26th


CALL FOR NOMINATIONS :We encourage you to nominate one or more persons in the Dane County Community who have worked to improve the lives of others internationally or have worked to highlight the mission, value, and goals of the United Nations. Deadline July 26.
You can submit your nominations 2 ways: 1. Download the word document (click the button below) and send it to unausadanecounty@gmail.com

2. Or, Directly through our website submission section via the link:  https://www.unadane.org/global-citizen-award.html

 

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