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Wisconsin in dire need of succinct, effective alcohol policy free from conflicts of interest

Proposed 'alcohol czar' legislation, although dead on arrival, sheds light on lack of understandable alcohol laws

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Gov. Scott Walker’s healthcare plan meant to benefit his reelection rather than Wisconsinites

Walker paints himself as bipartisan hero in contrast to long history of sabotaging healthcare reform

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Dane County funding for jails may improve mental health services for inmates, reduce solitary confinement

Current state of jail remains dangerous for inmates, staff

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UW should work to support marginalized voices

Based on recent campus climate survey results, the problem should not be lack of conservative voices, but lack of support for marginalized voices

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Death penalty system flawed, its existence more so

Central question surrounding death penalty should not be whether we're making it humane, but rather why we practice it at all

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Requiring service hours to graduate would make volunteering a hassle, not a joy

Volunteering is a beautiful thing, but a mandatory requirement would take away that power

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Where you spend that dollar could be as important as how you fill out your ballot

Shopping responsibly can have more of an impact than you think

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Republican platitudes are a hollow distraction from a clear pattern

Mass shootings in this country cannot end without cooperation from both political parties

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Hypocrisy in how different drug crises are perceived devalues lives

Looking at how the war on drugs is handled but with a simple substitution reveals a disturbing truth

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Mine near Wisconsin border threatens water safety, native land, and politicians need to speak up

Wisconsin politicians should stand up to defend native lands