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Standing in solidarity for a better future Voces de la Frontera,...

Black and brown communities in Wisconsin are standing together in solidarity with immigrants as the Biden administration continues into its first 100 days. New...

Sex crimes and holding public officials accountable Twice in recent months,...

In recent months, two Wisconsin law enforcement officials have been charged with sex crimes stemming from the inherent power imbalance between government officials and...

Racine Correctional Institution quarantines housing unit

Concerns are being raised over COVID-19 infections in the Racine Correctional Institution (RCI) after an entire housing unit of incarcerated people was placed on...

A closer look at ‘ghost arrests’ of protesters in Wauwatosa Dozens...

More than 40 people who protested in Wauwatosa during 2020 were listed as “arrested” in police documents. Despite police even assigning booking numbers to...

‘The people who are closest to the problem are closest to...

The intersection of mental health needs, mass incarceration and housing policy became the focus of a recent town town hall-style event in Milwaukee. The...

ACLU calls for national search for new Tosa police chief

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Wisconsin has issued a letter to the Wauwatosa Police and Fire Commission (PFC) calling for an “open...

Republican donors spending big to influence Wisconsin’s courts of appeal High...

Last fall, Wisconsin’s 3rd District Court of Appeals overturned an order of Gov. Tony Evers that limited indoor capacity in restaurants. This April, a...

Members of faith coalition question Waukesha Sheriff on Mensah hire Concerns...

Members of the Waukesha-based faith coalition SOPHIA are concerned about the Waukesha County sheriff’s decision to hire controversial former Wauwatosa officer Joseph Mensah as...

Shifting the narrative around legalizing Badger cannabis While waiting for state...

Ending Wisconsin’s cannabis prohibition is an effort being pushed across multiple fronts. While proposals are hashed out in the halls of government, and not...

To close, or not to close Waupun’s prison Committee chair calls...

The state’s Assembly Committee on Corrections had an opportunity to review the progress of the Department of Corrections (DOC) under the leadership of Secretary...
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