Wisconsin’s Unite Against the War on Women protest – Madison (video)

It was a cold, rainy Wisconsin day where many came out to support those who spoke and performed. This video shows excerpts from the speeches made at this moving event. From the website unitewomenwi.org/:

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Join Wisconsin and Unite Against the War on Women!
Meet us at the S Hamilton Street side of the Capitol. Remember that the Crazy Legs race occurs on the same day as does the Farmer’s Market. Come early so you don’t miss a minute of the program that begins at 1 pm and will run to 3 pm.

Chris Taylor – Emcee – Wisconsin Assembly
John Nichols – Political blogger and Washington correspondent for The Nation
Ruth Conniff – writer for The Progressive
Sara Finger – Executive Director Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health
Mark Pocan – Wisconsin Assembly, candidate for Congress
Kelda Helen Roys – Wisconsin Assembly, candidate for Congress
Rev. Stephen Welch – Wisconsin Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
Dee Ives – Republican, nurse, union member, veteran
Yuri Rashkin – candidate for Assembly
Rob Zerban – Candidate for Congress
Tiffany Keogh – Madison Network of Black Professionals
JoCasta Zamarripa – Wisconsin Assembly
Kathy Utley – Goodman Comm. Ctr-Madison, Food Resources Manager
Gwen Carr – American Indian political activist and Matriarch