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Isiah Holmes

Isiah Holmes

Isiah Holmes is a journalist and videographer for the Wisconsin Examiner, and a lifelong resident of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His writing has been featured in Urban Milwaukee, Isthmus, Milwaukee Stories, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Services, Pontiac Tribune, and other outlets.

Poor People’s Campaign pushes for ‘3rd Reconstruction’ in America

By: - May 21, 2021

The Rev. William Barber and Democratic members of Congress unveiled a resolution Wednesday calling for a “Third Reconstruction” to tackle poverty and the effects of low wages across the country. “This is the real question — what is the cost of inequality,” Barber said at a Washington news conference. The resolution aims to achieve a variety […]

Milwaukee Trump rally was a dry run for the DNC

By: - January 19, 2020

Hundreds of people gathered inside the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Panther Arena this week, while hundreds more joined crowds outside President Donald Trump’s Milwaukee rally. Traveling Trump supporters mixed with protesters, many of them residents of the city of Milwaukee, who demonstrated for hours into the night. Tyler Mahoney, an anti-Trump protester and Racine resident, made […]