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Black artists release array of social justice-inspired music

With BLM protests continuing globally, musicians drop social justice anthems

UW-Madison Campus

Chancellor Blank releases statement on racial inequality at UW

Statement outlines actions UW plans to take to address racial inequality

City of Madison

‘Am I next?’ Activist’s message continues after his arrest

Devonere Johnson's arrest prompted buildings to be damaged downtown nearly a month after Johnson spoke on the potential for such destruction

City of Madison

MPD launches investigation into damage, theft of Black Lives Matter, Trump 2020 yard signs

Victims found “KKK” spray painted in red on BLM signs

City of Madison

Hundreds shut down South Park Street for Glow in the Dark March for Black Lives

Protesters carried glow sticks, silly string in effort to be as disruptive as possible

City of Madison

City Council blocks MPD funding for projectile launchers, approves civilian oversight committee

Three council members will sit on work group to appoint community members to oversight committee

City of Madison

Protests continue Friday night as organizers push for justice for Black, LGBTQ+ community

Protest centered around shooting of Tony McDade, a transgender man killed by police

City of Madison

Youth organizers announce new organization, Impact Demand

Three demands are community control, Breonna’s Law, Hands Up Act

City of Madison

Wisconsin public defenders march in support of Black Lives Matter, criminal justice equality

'Black skin is not a capital offense and should not be a capital offense,' organizer says

City of Madison

Black Lives Matter protests continue peacefully Saturday night at Capitol

Protestors fight for community control rather than policing