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Acclaimed Wisconsin author to discuss her memoir at Madison NOW event Oct. 9

For immediate release Media contact Mindy Wara Maciolek (414) 881-5154 mindywaramaciolek@gmail.com The Madison chapter of the National Organization for Women, Madison NOW, is pleased to announce that Wisconsin author, Laura Jean Baker, will be speaking about her newly released memoir, The Motherhood Affidavits, at Madison NOW’s chapter meeting on October 9. The previous week, on October

Save the Violence Against Women Act

Host a postcard-writing gathering anytime during the week of September 17 Email us photos of your event The Violence Against Women Act is in serious danger. It’s set to expire at the end of September. While it’s always had bipartisan support previously, the current bill has no Republican cosponsors. We can’t allow this landmark legislation to expire. Originally

Screening and panel discussion on racial injustice of US mass incarceration happening September 20

Media Contact Lindsay Lemmer 608.217.5217 Lindsay@LindsayLemmer.com   September 13, 2018. Madison, Wis.–A screening of Ava DuVernay’s galvanizing documentary 13th is slated for Thursday, September 20. 13th refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, which reads, “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted,

Walker wastes tax dollars flying to fake clinics

Eighty facilities in Wisconsin have names, locations, and exteriors designed to look like women’s clinics, often providing free ultrasounds and pregnancy tests. Yet, most employ no medical professionals and give spurious, inaccurate and misleading information. These Crisis Pregnancy Centers (CPCs), or fake clinics, lie to, deceive, and shame women, in order to dissuade them from

Craftivism Committee Stitch ‘n Bitch

Craftivism Committee Stitch ‘n Bitch Thursday, August 28, 6-8 pm The Sow’s Ear, 125 S Main St, Verona, WI 53593 Join the Craftivism Committee as we decorate canvas bags and fill them with donations for underprivileged teen girls. You can help by donating items to fill the bags. These are the most needed items: tampons/pads,

Tuesday, August 21: Monthly Meeting

Madison NOW Monthly Meeting Tuesday, August 21, 6-8:30 pm 30 W Mifflin Street, Ste 702 Madison, WI 53703 The August Madison NOW meeting will be on Tuesday, August 21 instead of Tuesday, August 14. We will hear from mayoral candidate Maurice Cheeks, we have a lot of fun and important actions to discuss, and subcommittees

The Wisconsin chapter of the National Organization for Women endorses Jodi Emerson for State Assembly 

For immediate release July 30, 2018 Media contact Lindsay Lemmer President, Wisconsin chapter of the National Organization for Women President, Madison chapter of the National Organization for Women 608.217.5217 madtownnow@gmail.com The Wisconsin chapter of the National Organization for Women endorses Jodi Emerson for State Assembly Madison, Wis. The Wisconsin chapter of the National Organization for Women