Civil Rights & Immigration

Residents and families release balloons honoring man killed by Tosa police...

On June 23, 2016, at 3 a.m., 25-year-old Jay Anderson Jr. was approached by Wauwatosa police officer Joseph Mensah as Anderson slept in his...

More racial inequality in Wisconsin schools than any other state, report...

Wisconsin’s state education system has the least racial equality in the United States, according to a report released Wednesday by the financial firm WalletHub.  Wisconsin’s...

Biden’s support in Wisconsin gets stronger as Trump’s backing sags Newest...

Wisconsin voters are giving former Vice President Joe Biden a growing lead over President Donald Trump in this year’s race for the White House....

Nooses with pictures of Black people hung in Milwaukee park

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) is investigating a chilling incident in Milwaukee’s Riverside Park, on the city’s east side. Nooses were placed in...

PHOTOS: Aftermath of violent protests on Capitol grounds Two statues fell,...

The morning after protests against racial injustice turned violent — with a state senator being attacked, a molotov cocktail being thrown into a government...

Milwaukee protesters and residents feel they’re under police surveillance “We are...

“There’s definitely something going on,” says 39-year-old Milwaukee activist Frank Sensabaugh, better known locally by the long-held nickname “Frank Nitty.” Most of his days...

Lessons for my Black son "My son just can’t understand why...

In some cultures, when a boy reaches the age of 13, his entire community comes together to acknowledge his coming of age in a...

Police reform bills — but no session — mark Juneteenth Gov....

Ten days before the Juneteenth holiday, on June 9, the Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus sent a letter to Gov. Tony Evers asking him to...

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis’ journey through faith and activism What she's...

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis says the seeds of her journey as a grassroots activist were sown well before her birth. “I’m the granddaughter of...

The invasion of Tosa PD: protesters demand officer be fired for...

One by one, an ever-growing caravan of cars streamed down 116th street in Wauwatosa, often shortened to "Tosa." The quiet suburban neighborhood where the...
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