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Socialism in the City: The Original "Milwaukee Idea"
Alinder and McGuinness examine the history of socialism in the United States generally and in Milwaukee particularly.
Psalms of Sefarad: A Lecture-Recital
On Violence in the City: The Despair, Hope, Unfulfilled Expectations, Resignation/Desperation Syndrome
Much is known about despair, hope, unfulfilled expectations, resignation, and desperation in the everyday lives of individuals. This essay is distinctive in that it taps what is known about each concept individually to ...
Starving for Revolution: The Milwaukee Black Panther Party's Struggle to Feed the Hungry
Lecture demonstrates how the efforts of the Milwaukee Black Panther party challenged Milwaukeeans to confront hunger among the poor and led to the formation of the Milwaukee Hunger Task Force, one of two large food banks ...
From the Three Greenbelt Towns: Lessons for Today's Community Builders [poster]
Ahrentzen's lecture is a historical-comparative examination of the three communities (including the Milwaukee suburb of Greendale) in the Greenbelt Towns Program initiated by the U.S. federal government in the 1930s.
Perpetual Parasha Calendar
UWM Today is the magazine of the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Alumni Association. This issue contains articles about men's basketball coach Bruce Pearl, UWM's involvement with the WiSys Patents system, and Kenilworth ...