Resources

These are all newsletters and related collective resources of the Milwaukee branch of the IWW and its committees, as of 7/19/18.

Direct Actions
Direct Actions is the newsletter for the Branch as a whole. In this newsletter you can see the breadth and reach of our organization. Articles includes a range of organizing, including workplace campaigns, prisoner organizing, anti-fascist mobilization, campus presence and equity caucus.
Issue 1 of of Direct Actions, Mke IWW Newsletter, Fall 2016 Link
Issue 2 of of Direct Actions, Summer 2017 Link
Issue 3 of Direct Actions, Fall 2017 Link
Issue 4 of Direct Actions, Feb 2018: Link
Issue 5 of Direct Actions, March 2018: Link
Issue 6 of Direct Actions, July 2018: Link

CapTel Disconnect
Captel is a large employer in downtown Milwaukee with nearly 800 workers. Milwaukee IWW members have built a committee and engaged in direct actions on the shop floor to improve conditions. This newsletter helps to spread our union at Captel and empower workers to fight back.
CapTel Disconnect #1: Link
CapTel Disconnect #2: Link
CapTel Disconnect #3: Link
CapTel Disconnect #4: Link

Voices From Beyond Wisconsin Prison Gates
Voices is the newsletter compiled by the Milwaukee Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee. This newsletter is an organ for prisoners to communicate with one another. It consists of statements and articles written by those on the inside. It is mostly used in mass-mailing to the contacts within Wisconsin prison system.
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates Issue 1, May 2016: Link
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates Issue 2, Sept 2016: Link
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates Issue 3, May 2017: Link
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates Issue 4, Fall 2017: Link
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates Issue 5, Summer 2018: Link
Voices From Behind Wisconsin Prison Gates, issue 6, Fall 2018: Link

Radio Free Milwaukee
Radio Free Milwaukee was a weekly short wave radio show on Riverwest Radio, produced by several Milwaukee IWW members. The two regular hosts interviewed guests on current events, ongoing campaigns, and discuss radical history. It produced 57 episodes between 4/16/16 and 7/19/17. You can listen to all episodes online at: Link