Stand With Us (Video)

Stand With Us (Video)

I want to thank you for your support by sharing a story with you, and a few words in the video (bottom of page). Fatherlessness was stifling Marcus. This 7th grade student often found himself trapped between pain and anger – both of which resulted in him shutting down emotionally and doubting himself. This kind […]

Black History for a New Day

Black History for a New Day

By Phil Haslanger They came from many different segments of the Madison area, from different generations, from different geographic places, most of them white, all of them interested in rooting themselves in a view of history that could help explain the present and change the future. About 150 people gathered each week during the Spring […]

We called for action, here is your prompt response:

We called for action, here is your prompt response:

Yesterday, we posted a Call for Action to write to UW officials about the racist costume and the UW’s response at Saturday’s football game. Thank you all for so promptly answering that call! We are posting your letters, with your permission. You can view them all here: http://nehemiah.org/justified-anger/letters-to-uw-madison/ ‎ If you sent a letter and […]

Rev. Dr. Alex Gee writes an open letter to UW-Madison

Rev. Dr. Alex Gee writes an open letter to UW-Madison

Please read Rev. Gee’s open letter to the UW about the racist Halloween costume at Saturday’s football game vs. Nebraska.  Please help up get the message to UW-Madison that this must be taken seriously by emailing or calling the Chancellor’s office and the Athletics office. You can email Chancellor Rebecca Blank at: chancellor@news.wisc.edu, and email Athletic […]

What’s Happening with Justified Anger?

What’s Happening with Justified Anger?

by Erika Monroe-Kane How have you been affected by race relations? This was the conversation starter that a crowd of over a hundred considered at the beginning of the Justified Anger Update on Saturday, October 8, 2016. The group of predominately white community members came to hear about the progress of the past year and […]