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Drinking Liberally MKE – December meeting announcement

From my email inbox: Are you ready for a winter wonderland? Look no further than the wonder of Transfer Pizzeria and their fabulous list of wonderous beers! We’ve got a real present for you, as well. Two visitors, Marina Dimitrijevic? and Jonathan Brostoff? will be joining us to talk about their foray into state assembly […]

Meagan Holman to speak at May Drinking Liberally

From my email inbox. Bring out your #2 pencils and spit out that chewing gum–because school is in session this month at Drinking Liberally as we welcome guest speaker and School Board Director Meagan Holman to our May meeting.

We have an intellectual heavyweight in the house, as Meagan is a graduate of the John […]

What’s the Deal with Progressives and Agism?

Just about a year ago, a candidate for local office visited Drinking Liberally to present a case for being elected over the long term incumbent. One of the knocks on the incumbent was the officeholder’s age put him out of touch with the district. Looking around the room at all of the gray hair and […]

Drinking Liberally – TOMORROW!

I hope some of you will consider joining the regular crew… Greetings one and all!

The past month has absolutely flown by, and it’s hard to believe our next meeting is just one day away. I apologize for the short notice, but it’s been a busy month.

I hope you all will join us tomorrow […]

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout at Milwaukee’s Drinking Liberally (VIDEO)

Here some video of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Sen. Kathleen Vinehout speaking to folks at Monday’s Drinking Liberally here in Milwaukee (the first few moments of the video got cut off for some reason).

Though the first few moments of Sen. Vinehout’s remarks were cut off, I did capture the best parts of her speech, […]

Drinking Liberally – Tomorrow night! With Sen. Kathleen Vinehout!

Here’s the details of tomorrow night’s meeting: Greetings all!

Though we’re still three weeks away from our next meeting, I wanted to take a minute to let you all know that we will have a very special guest at our March meeting of Drinking Liberally.

We’ll be joined by Democratic State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, one […]

Senator Vinehout to stop by both Drinking Liberally Milwaukee and Waukesha this spring

One of the coolest things about Drinking Liberally Milwaukee and Drinking Liberally Waukesha is the opportunity to speak with elected officials, political candidates, and others in a casual, relaxed, non-partisan setting. It’s a chance for citizens to meet face-to-face with those they normally may not have access to, while gathering with friends, neighbors, and like-minded […]

Mark your calendars – Sen. Kathleen Vinehout is coming to Drinking Liberally

Here’s the details on Sen. Vinehout’s visit to the March meeting of Drinking Liberally here in Milwaukee: Though we’re still three weeks away from our next meeting, I wanted to take a minute to let you all know that we will have a very special guest at our March meeting of Drinking Liberally.

We’ll be […]

Drinking Liberally MKE: coming 02/20/12!

Here’s some news on this month’s Drinking Liberally meeting here in MKE: Hi Folks:

Just a friendly reminder that at this month’s meeting we’ll be joined by a very special guest, as Mike McCabe, the Executive Director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, will join us to talk about the vital role his organization plays in […]

Mahlon Mitchell to speak at Drinking Liberally Waukesha on March 5th

I have a tremendous amount of respect for Mahlon Mitchell, and not just because he’s a firefighter, the head of Wisconsin’s firefighters association, and a leader who has fought like hell against Walker’s decimation of collective bargaining rights. I’ve had the opportunity to speak with Mitchell a few times over the past several months, and […]