LGBTQ Ally Training

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 6-8 pm Madison Public Library: Hawthorne Branch 2707 E Washington Ave Madison, WI 53704 This training builds upon one’s capacity to provide inclusive environments for the LGBTQ community. Using our natural ally behaviors, we will learn how to establish sustainable change in our communities by being proactive allies, recognizing homophobia in

Dance for DAIS

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 1-2 pm Edgewood College, Regina Hall multi-purpose room 1000 Edgewood College Drive Madison, WI 53711 One of our Love Your Body Month activities, we will be celebrating our bodies with a Zumba class lead by the talented Meghan Ross. There is a suggested donation of $5 or an item from the

Defend DACA Phone Bank

Honor Hispanic Heritage Month by taking action! 800,000 immigrant youth depend on DACA and are at risk of deportation unless Congress passes DREAM Act legislation. They are in school, and working hard. They are our friends, our classmates, our co-workers and our neighbors. It may be yourself. Sign up for one or more phone bank

Governor Walker’s Secret Attack on Birth Control

Yesterday we received the stunning news that Governor Walker has decided that the Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC) will no longer enforce our state contraceptive mandate, which ensures that employers provide contraceptive coverage to their employees. The Walker administration is using the Supreme Court’s recent Hobby Lobby ruling to justify their choice. But don’t

From One 25 Year Old to Another

This is an open letter to Scott Walker’s campaign press secretary, Alleigh Marre, who is currently taking heat for having previously expressed support for Planned Parenthood in a blog. Dear Alleigh, I’m really sorry to hear that your job might be in jeopardy because you support (or, at least, at one time supported) Planned Parenthood.