Civil Rights & Immigration

Law and order won’t save us Put away the hammer—we need...

The angry, blaring buzzes came first, interrupting my radio oldies. The nearby City of Kenosha was telling me one recent evening of a state...

Tears, anger, joy as protesters hold John Nolen intersection for nearly...

The cycle of the traffic light at the intersection of John Nolen and North Shore drives in Madison lasts about 20 seconds. So, for...

Protests against police violence end with clashes between cops, protesters

For the second night in a row, a protest in Madison against police violence Sunday night turned into a showdown between protesters and police....

After the chaos, community cleanup Madison citizens come together to share...

Hundreds of Madisonians carrying brooms, sponges and cleaning fluid converged on State Street early Sunday morning, to clean up the graffiti and broken glass...

Kaul, Evers comment on Minneapolis killing of George Floyd

  Friday morning, as protests continued in the streets of Minneapolis and spread out across the country, two top Wisconsin elected officials weighed in with...

‘We’re riding it through’: pandemic adds more burden for DACA recipients...

Like many college students, Daniel Gutierrez Ayala has had to make some difficult adjustments because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The political science and Spanish major...

Wisconsin teens speak out on Georgia killing of Ahmaud Arbery ...

When the video first surfaced depicting the killing of Ahmaud Arbery by a shotgun-and pistol-wielding father-son duo in Brunswick, Georgia, people across the nation...

Arbery case’s true horror is safe harbor given for modern lynching...

Only in recent years has white American culture become willing to stare the horror of lynching in the face, or at least glance at...

Universities get aid they can’t share with DACA students

WASHINGTON — Colleges and universities across the country are getting emergency federal aid for COVID-19, but some of the most vulnerable students won’t be...

Threats, privilege and confusion from anti-Safer at Home Wisconsin African American...

When Rep. LaKeshia Myers (D-Milwaukee) first issued her criticisms of the anti-lockdown protests, she anticipated some backlash. “I made my opinion known because it...
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