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When we’re the problem: On news consumption, misinformation and accountability

We live in an era where news comes at us like rapid fire. Don't let that stop you from playing an active role in your media consumption.

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Redefining purpose, redirecting progress in the criminal justice system

As Dane County takes steps to reduce jail population, divert youth offenders, efforts to implement positive change are clear

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An unprecedented problem, student debt crisis will require innovative solutions

Lawmakers must be willing to think outside the box, consider all possibilities

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The Wisconsin Idea in a digital age

As technology and digital literacy becomes increasingly important, education must take on an innovative role in preparing students

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Race-blind decisions don’t exist in a society that has always been anything but

Following Texas Tech's decision to repeal affirmative action policies, recognition of racial bias inherent in higher education is vital

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A crucial lifeline, Wisconsin’s jails are overcharging for detainee phone calls

Overcharging for phone calls from jail disproportionately impacts low-income citizens, perpetuates inequality in criminal justice system

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Madison sees historic ‘pink wave,’ but there’s still work to be done

Though Madison received a much-needed increase in female representation, diversity is still an active choice our city must make

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Let’s be clear — College admissions have always favored the wealthy

Don't let scandal surrounding college admissions distract from financial privilege inherent in college admissions process

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‘Invisibly shackled’: Parole, probation in Wisconsin create insurmountable barriers to rehabilitation

Current system only serves to keep people trapped within criminal justice system, fails to aid public safety in any way

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Political integrity is vital to democracy — discourse on Twitter must not be an exception

Politics on Twitter has its pitfalls, but now more than ever, constituents have the power to hold their leaders accountable