Fictional African American movies for Black History Month

Commentary on how African American cinema in the last decade depicts reality with fiction


UW student Shiloah Symone featured for Black History Month

Black Cultural Center showcases journalism student’s art on February weekdays


Afrofuturism event ‘Heal N’ Paint’ focuses on healing with African diaspora

UW presents 'Afroturism' theme for Black History Month, celebrates African American heritage


Point Counterpoint: Democrats will prioritize diverse representation in 2020

Democratic Party has consistently shown dedication to serving all Americans from all backgrounds, while Republicans have failed to diversify representation

State of Wisconsin

They were here: Louis Butler, first African American to serve on Wisconsin Supreme Court

Butler earned his law degree from UW in 1977, would later be subject to bitter partisan attack ads in bids for Supreme Court

UW-Madison Campus

Political commentator Angela Rye discusses role of black students on predominantly white campuses

Rye encouraged students to demand change, draft agenda to start revolution


Wisconsin’s white Republicans need to respect the decisions of the Black Caucus

The GOP's removal of Colin Kaepernick from list of Black History Month honorees is insensitive, unnecessary

State of Wisconsin

Colin Kaepernick removed from Black History Month resolution after backlash from Wisconsin GOP lawmakers

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said Kaepernick's inclusion in resolution would impede democrats, republicans from working together

UW-Madison Campus

UW community celebrates end to Black History Month, beginning of Black Cultural Center

Students, administration gathered to discuss achievements of African Americans within university

City of Madison

Madison City Council honors Black History Month

Alders also voted to establish in-person absentee locations on UW campus