Ben Manski (born July 16, 1974) is an American attorney, organizer, and democracy activist. He is the founder of the Liberty Tree Foundation for the Democratic Revolution, and co-founder of Move to Amend, Wisconsin Wave, the 180/Movement for Democracy and Education, and United for Peace and Justice. In 2011, he served as chair of the first biennial "Democracy Convention."〔(【引用サイトリンク】url=http://jewishcurrents.org/megaphone-an-interview-with-ben-manski-of-the-liberty-tree-foundation-10569 )〕
==Early life and education==
Manski was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on July 16, 1974, to economist Charles Manski and educator Kate Manski. When he was three years old, his family moved to Jerusalem, Israel, where he and his sister spent their early childhood years. In 1982, his parents returned to the United States, moving to Madison, Wisconsin.
Manski was influenced by the lifelong civil rights activism of his maternal grandmother and by the participation of his father’s family in the Jewish resistance movements of the 1930s and 1940s.〔(【引用サイトリンク】url=http://jewishcurrents.org/megaphone-an-interview-with-ben-manski-of-the-liberty-tree-foundation-10569 )〕
Manski received a B.A. in sociology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 1999 and a law degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison Law School in 2005.〔(【引用サイトリンク】url=http://votemanski.com/biography )〕
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