Wisconsin Progressive Grassroots Festival

Saturday, February 19, 2011 (All day)
Dane Grassroots Festival

Want to meet up with Uppity Wisconsin, Netroots Wisconsin, or FightingBobFestNorth?  We'll have a table at this event, come over and say hello!



You are invited to help move the progressive movement in Wisconsin at The Progressive Grassroots Festival. More needed than ever.Scheduled events include:

  • David Newby, AFL-CIO – Fighting for Economic Justice:  America’s Vanishing Middle Class
  • Mike McCabe, The Democracy Campaign – What’s Undercutting American Democracy
  • Lisa Graves, Center for Media and Democracy – State of our Media
Organizing for American – What’s Coming in 2011
  • Bruce Spieght, WISPIRG – Transportation in Reverse
  • Dr. Robert Kreig – Healthcare Reform or Repeal?
  • Buzz Davis – A Community Response to the Unemployed
  • Kaja Rebane, Move to Amend – The ongoing effort to firmly establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights.
  • Did you know that President Obama just released licenses for thousands of small radio stations across the country?  Come hear Norm Stockwell talk about opportunities in this area.

Ed Garvey will be speaking, We’ll learn to frame our message and about Afghanistan/Pakistan. We’ll have an education panel, a volunteerism sectional, lunch, laughs, and more.

Come on out and let’s respond to the hate with cooperation and organization.

The event takes place at Washington Heights High School between Black Earth and Mazomanie. A more exact address will be provided shortly.

$10 fee includes lunch. You can register on site.

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