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‘Defund the Police:’ Madison residents call for change in a series of street murals

A series of messages in road paint demand actions from leaders to defund police, remove police from schools.

UW-Madison Campus

Records reveal UWPD spent over $6,000 on pepper spray, smoke grenades during George Floyd BLM protests

Items include high-volume pepper spray, smoke grenades

UW-Madison Campus

Amid national racial justice protests, UW students drive Madison’s own reckoning

Students carry on Madison’s historic tradition of protest, urge university to make systemic changes

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City of Madison

Protesters march, speak out against new $150 million jail at County Board meeting

'Build communities, not jails' protesters chanted

City of Madison

Elected officials join Black Lives Matter protest on third night since shooting of Jacob Blake

Youth-led protest demands institutional change, community control

City of Madison

Protesters march down State Street to protest police brutality, white supremacy at UW

Protesters chant 'Wake up Madison,' encourage others to join march on State Street

City of Madison

Freedom Inc., Madison community members fight for Black justice with candlelit vigil, march to City Hall

'We are demanding that you defund the police and fund Black futures,' organizer said

UW-Madison Campus

Tackling the moral restart: faculty, TAs, campus staff rally against in-person classes, fight for worker protections

'Although the university is pretending that [COVID-19] isn’t life-or-death, in some ways, we all know that it is,' UW TA says

Features

WI Want Change: Student activism makes waves on campus and beyond

UW students run for local government, join student groups, protest climate change, police brutality

City of Madison

MPD arrests two people for assaulting state senator during protest

Senator Tim Carpenter was recording protest when protesters punched him

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