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By MW Editorial Staff

Mark your calendar: Saturday, September 19 is Fighting Bobfest 2015 at Breese Stevens Field, Madison. Time is 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

It is back by populist demand and is sponsored by The Progressive magazine and The Cap Times.

Speakers include: Russ Feingold, Lizz Winstead, John Nichols, Mark Dimondstein, Scot Ross, Ed Schultz, Senator Tammy Baldwin, Kevin Alexander Gray, Jesse Hagopian, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Jim Hightower, John Fugelsang, Rep. Mark Pocan,Bob Fest Flyer Young Gifted & Black Coalition and Ruth Conniff, editor of The Progressive.

You can expect a full day of inspiring speakers, singers and musicians, and celebration. You can meet other progressives from around the state. Meet old friends and make new friends.

Democracy needs an educated citizenry to maintain itself. You can meet other progressives and learn from them! You realize you have many colleagues in your work to maintain our democracy.

Preregistration is open at