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Milwaukee BLOC Team

Milwaukee BLOC Team

The concerns and needs of the communities we represent always come first. Community-based organizing and face-to-face conversations lead to change. So we listen in order to build transformational, not transactional, relationships. We are uniters, working to lift up the Black citizens, leaders, and businesses of our community. We are transparent in our work to ensure the community we advocate for can hold us accountable.

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People in George Floyd Square celebrate the guilty verdict of Derek Chauvin. Photo by Ricardo Lopez/Minnesota Reformer.

Chauvin verdict is the glimmer of hope we needed

By: and - April 23, 2021

The guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin murder trial is a sigh of relief but we know this is not over. As I am typing this, we are learning of a new murder in Columbus, Ohio, where a 16 year old girl, Ma’Khia Bryant, was shot and killed by the police. That is why today […]