Personal accountability is first step to healing America’s broken political climate

Eccentric Madison activist, part-time giraffe Carl Landsness provides unique perspective at Madison City Council meetings


Constant silence on anti-Semitism disgraces social, political activists

Record-breaking rise in anti-Semitic incidents disregards importance of intersectionality on campus, across nation


Trump’s trade policy changes evocative of historical mistakes that lead to Great Depression

President's lack of attention to history, expert opinions will have disatrous results in terms of tariffs

State of Wisconsin

Lawmakers are simply fronts for large corporations, PACs attempting to push their agendas, speaker says

Politicians pocket dark money from big companies, who strategically keep legislators in power that will support certain bills


Rush for Republican tax overhaul created ambiguous policy that hurts businesses

Win in partisan fighting only benefits party, not constituents


Wave of women candidates marks historic shift in political culture

As consequence of Trump Administration's problematic policies, more women are currently running for office than ever before


Protest culture essential to roots of democracy, both home, abroad

Fighting for justice integral to fabric of any nation, citizens must ensure government works in their collective favor


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


College students must forge personal political ideals, rather than perpetuating parents’ beliefs

Through variety of student organizations at UW, students must take time to explore, refine political beliefs


Russian interference can be blamed for Trump, but American politicians responsible for rest of nation’s problem

Continuing to use Russian interference as scapegoat keeps us buried in oppressive, twisted policies