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Lake Effect Weekend: The State Of Black Milwaukee, 'Finish The Fight,' Pandemic Event Planning

This weekend on Lake Effect:

A new study looks at the quality of life for Black Milwaukeeans. Then, we learn about the lesser-told history of the BIPOC women involved in the suffrage movement. Plus, we hear from the owner of a Milwaukee arts venue who has been navigating event planning during the pandemic.


  • Marc Levine, professor emeritus of history at UW-Milwaukee
  • Veronica Chambers, editor for narrative projects at the New York Times
  • Kelsey Kaufmann, owner of Cactus Club