City of Madison

FBI to join MPD investigation into attack on Madison woman

FBI are joining investigation due to crime's 'egregious' nature, national media attention, MPD Public Information Officer said

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Protesters tear down statues to protest arrest of Black activist, white supremacy

Statues create 'false representation of what this city is' one protester said

City of Madison

Black activist held to ground, arrested for disorderly conduct outside Cooper’s Tavern

Activist says "they're hurting me, I can't breathe" as police restrain him on ground

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Suspect injures person with truck after driving through crowd, sparks protest

MPD uses pepper spray on crowd after truck strikes victim

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“Our existence is resistance:” local artists paint boarded windows in solidarity with Black Lives Matter

Artists use space to uplift Black voices, advocate for systemic change

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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

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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

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(Press)ed for Freedom: As U.S. erupts with protests in wake of George Floyd death, debate on press rights ignites as journalists covering events face police violence

Madison journalists, journalism students weigh in on what current treatment of press means to them, UW professors discuss legal rights

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Black Lives Matter protests continue peacefully Saturday night at Capitol

Protestors fight for community control rather than policing

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Friday’s Black Lives Matter protest a celebration of Breonna Taylor’s life, BLM movement

Protestors dance, speak, chant at foot of Capitol