Voter ID laws discriminate based on race, socioeconomic status

The color of one’s skin or amount of money saved in bank not grounds for revocation of rights


Milwaukee County Jail death should spark outrage in us all

Inmate who died of dehydration shows why we need to continue discussion of treatment of minorities, mentally ill, incarcerated

UW-Madison Campus

UW TRIUMPH program looks to trump urban physician shortage

Medical students help underserved patients with physical, psychological health problems


BelAir Cantina to open Madison location summer 2017

Our taste buds are already watering


Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke should run for U.S. Senate

If Clarke faces enough scrutiny as a Senate candidate, maybe Wisconsin can get rid of his antics for good


Milwaukee-bred pop band Soul Low hits new heights

The pop-rock band will return to Madison next month for a show at Doty II

State of Wisconsin

In a Republican-controlled state Legislature, black legislators struggle to achieve equal representation

Legislators say white representatives make major decisions without understanding how they affect inner city populations


Author of this year’s Go Big Read urges readers to fight poverty

'Evicted' explores consequences of eviction in Wisconsin's largest city


What to watch in Wisconsin during elections

As a powerful swing state, voter turnout in counties will determine winner in November

State of Wisconsin

Locked up and locked out: Milwaukee struggles with incarceration, eviction

Expert Matthew Desmond explores under-researched link between community instability, violence