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

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‘All White People Are Racist’ line returns as poignant reminder

Eneale Pickett returns with controversial sweatshirts that made waves in 2016

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Madison can’t be called liberal if black candidates can’t canvass

Wrongful police call made against state Assembly candidate Stubbs prompts Madison to re-examine racist attitudes

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In light of Nike’s Kaepernick ad campaign, students should be wary of ‘performative progressiveness’ coming from corporations

On a liberal campus like UW, students should be aware of implications of their support for corporations trying to save face