Sent Thursday, March 26, 2020 (Identity not included for their protection) “I’ve been in Waupun Correctional Institution for the past eighteen years, and I have never seen it anywhere close to as somber as it’s been over the past few weeks. Fear, worry and frustration have gripped and overwhelmed both inmates and staff alike. For…

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Sharing our paths to and through the course: Why are we here?  What are we learning? After the third week of our course this year, Jan Reek shared some of her path to our course.  On what led her to the course: Throughout her adulthood, Jan has looked long and deep into the racist ideology she…

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Sharing our paths to and through the course: Why are we here?  What are we learning? Nichole Fromm, a librarian and participant in the African American History Course, points to a  “confluence of personal and professional” experiences that underpin her deep commitment to the challenging content of the course.   “I’ve lived in Madison for the…

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When Lariel Turner heard about the Justified Anger Leadership Institute, she jumped at the opportunity to be involved. She found the program’s focus on the intersection of leadership and identity exciting and knew it would help her further develop her own leadership style and philosophy. Learning alongside other emerging black leaders in Madison only added…

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  One week of national attention for race relations in Madison…a normal week for people of color in Madison. One week of inequitable segregation in our schools…a normal education for students of color in Madison. One week of inequitable policies in the news…a normal career for people of color in Madison. One week of being…

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    Get The Inside Info! “In The Mix with Nehemiah” is your monthly source for staying connected to the culture of Nehemiah and Justified Anger. Get the inside scoop on what our staff, friends, and allies are into each month to help get a better perspective on issues of race, leadership, transformation, justice, and community. We…

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  Your Summer Just Got Better! “In The Mix with Nehemiah” is your monthly source for staying connected to the culture of Nehemiah and Justified Anger.   Get the inside scoop on what our staff, friends, and allies are into each month to help get a better perspective on issues of race, leadership, transformation, justice, and community.…

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    Summer Is Here! “In The Mix with Nehemiah” is your monthly source for staying connected to the culture of Nehemiah and Justified Anger. Get the inside scoop on what our staff, friends, and allies are into each month to help get a better perspective on issues of race, leadership, transformation, justice, and community. We hope…

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