Join us for community meetings every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. beginning May 11, 2021 held on Zoom.
Removing Chief Alfonso Morales is only one small piece of the work that must be done to keep our people safe. We raise our demand of $75 million divestment as we await the Mayor’s budget.
It is imperative we continue to hold all public officials accountable to the community, especially in a time when our community’s needs are greater than ever. Therefore, we demand every person in a position of power within our political system prioritize the lives of all residents.
In a critical step Milwaukee Common Council divests from policing and adopts a 2020 budget that reinvests funds towards critical public resources and social services.
It is our hope that the mayor acknowledges and uplifts the work of the community, specifically those working to ensure the voices that so often go unheard are a part of real change in our city.
The African American Roundtable is a project of Wisconsin Voices and we envision a Wisconsin where everyone has the means, drive, and freedom to fully participate in a just democracy that provides opportunities for all people to thrive .