Results tagged with 'race'
Published Sept. 6, 2018
Before Friday's event at the Marcus Center, we asked the NBA's all time leading scorer and modern Renaissance man several questions on a variety of topics. His thoughts and thoughtful answers are here in this latest edition of "Milwaukee Talks."
Published July 23, 2018
On Saturday, Brewers reliever Josh Hader pitched for the first time since tweets containing racist and homophobic language surfaced during last week's All-Star Game. But the standing ovation Hader received from the Miller Park crowd was what troubled Ald. Khalif Rainey and many others.
Published April 30, 2018
88Nine Radio Milwaukee continues to dig deep with impactful - and potentially healing - Milwaukee stories and conversations. The organization's latest effort is entitled "88Nine Presents: Invisible Lines," a six-episode multimedia series that features intimate conversations about race, segregation and prejudice.
Published April 13, 2018
Registration is now open online for the seventh annual Brewers Mini-Marathon, Presented by PNC Bank. The event, which will be held on September 22, features a half marathon, a 10K and also a recently-added 5K.
Published Feb. 25, 2018
About 100 young people of color gathered to discuss mental health, the causes of violence and what it is like to grow up in an environment that does not accept who they are, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
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Monday January 21st, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL Today is Martin Luther King Day, and that stirs up many thoughts from many people. Nobody wants to admit it, but race relations are no better today than they ever were. Sure, there may have been some half baked attempts made to smooth...
"(Race or ethnicity) should not be considered when applying to the University of Texas" Abigail Fisher (1)Miss Fisher, who had been rejected for admission to the University of Texas (UT) in 2008, has asked the US Supreme Court to rule that the policy of UT that c...
I was motivated by a recent episode of the Travel Channel's Man v. Food (Durham, NC episode), and want to challenge our lovely city of Milwaukee to a similar feat. Durham hosts an annual (2 years thus far) Doughman Challenge. It's part Ironman, part eating competition: "charity quadrathlon w...
I am Black and I don't agree with Eric Holder. I think Americans, North and South and everywhere have open and honest conversations about values and ideas of groups with different skin colors, and other traits of diversity. They talk about black-on-black crime, the lost generation of young...
Race day is finally tomorrow! I have been busy getting ready for the big day. The Pink Cosmos team has really come together pulling in donations throughout the team. Our top fund-raisers are:Mary Vollmer at $350.00Christine Zielinski at $315.00Kate Petrosky at $300.00 Here are so...
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