City of Madison

Author of ‘White Fragility’ discusses dangerous impacts of internalized white superiority

Robin DiAngelo spoke about need for white people to educate themselves about racism

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Social media is ablaze about Notre Dame — but silent about destruction of mosques, black churches

Failure to give appropriate attention to destruction of other religious sites emblematic of extreme, pervasive white supremacy

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Mental health and students of color: An oppressive, neglected epidemic

Accessibility to mental health resources is important for everyone, but students of color lack accessibility more than their white counterparts

City of Madison

Planned Parenthood curates dialogue on racism in reproductive healthcare

Panel of community experts weigh in with personal experiences, possible solutions

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‘Inherently violent’: The problem with the prison system is its very existence

Calls to reform prison system, end mass incarceration fail to address the true problem — the prison system is inherently unproductive

UW-Madison Campus

Rutgers professor discusses racial tensions, disparities in public health policy

Marginalization in hospitals have left African Americans with worse health outcomes than white people, professor says

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Race was not the primary reason for Walker’s defeat

Walker may have been poor on racial issues, but his loss is down to a variety of factors

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Evers has opportunity to find common interest with Republican legislature on prison reform

By considering GOP’s interests in minimal government and law enforcement, newly-elected Democrats can gain support from GOP-controlled government

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Vukmir campaign’s use of ‘Pocahontas’ epithet shows she won’t represent WI

By using racially-charged insults to refer to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Vukmir shows her true colors

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Wisconsin Poverty Center report serves as painful reminder of Milwaukee’s racial disparities

High incarcertaion rates, wide achievement gap make Milwaukee terrible place for African-Americans