Month: July 2005

Politics for Children

“115 million people are not voting because they are not hearing anything authentic about issues of genuine concern. “We have a hunger for authenticity… we are ready to hear so much more,” says author Jeff Golden. “We always vote our …

Milwaukee Community Journal

Live and learn… this country mouse just discovered another great bit of cheese! The Milwaukee Community Journal, touting themselves as “Wisconsin’s Largest African American Newspaper.” I discovered it via the backdoor after someone sent me a link to the following …

Watch Dog Milwaukee

Just discovered the news hounds at WatchDogMilwaukee.com – a great source for alternative local news under the editorial control of John-david Morgan. He covered police, courts, schools and politics under five different editorial regimes at Milwaukee’s newsweekly Shepherd Express from …

Hikers, bikers and ATVs

“Southeast Wisconsin loses 87 square miles of farmland and forested areas each year to road building and sprawl,” says the Sierra Club. In Places in Danger they name the Wisconsin Ice Age National Scenic Trail as a target for support, …