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Rare lame-duck session strips Wisconsin’s democracy of legitimacy, cheats voters

The legislation put forward is a clear, last-minute grab for power by bitter Republican legislature

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Evers, Democrats must build base to overcome Republican obstructionism

Only meaningful response to Republican stonewalling is to build broad, popular support for a progressive vision

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Funding of UW-La Crosse pornography lecture matter of addiction, not free speech

Though free expression argument is superficially compelling, context must be taken into account

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UW students deserve a week off for Thanksgiving break

Limiting Thanksgiving break inconveniences staff, students, while adding little of value

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More than rallies needed to force an end to border cruelty

Without serious political pressure, immigrant rights movement may remain stalled at demonstrations

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Ivanka’s email blunder reminds us Trump administration will always deflect criticism

Trump's lackluster reaction to Ivanka's all-too-familiar faux pas further demeans the integrity of the presidency

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Midterm election results show NRA is losing its grip on American politics

Changes to the NRA's rating system and the downgrade of 15 candidates shows shifting ideas on gun control on both sides of the aisle

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Point Counterpoint: Health care choices should be made by the patient, not the federal government

One-size fits all health care system is ineffective, unfair to Wisconsin patients

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Point Counterpoint: Democrats lead fight for comprehensive health insurance across Wisconsin, nation

Led by Sen. Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin Democrats advocate to keep costs low, protect people with pre-existing conditions

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Race was not the primary reason for Walker’s defeat

Walker may have been poor on racial issues, but his loss is down to a variety of factors