Patricia Randolph's Madravenspeak: Are humans, along with vanishing top predators, 'the walking dead'?

Come to The Wolf and Wildlife Conservation Coexistence Initiative July 15-16 in Baraboo.

5 hours ago

Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: What, to the American slave, is your Fourth of July?

Frederick Douglass' words in 1852 have been given new life by Bree Newsome, who scaled a flagpole in Columbia, S.C., to take down the Confederate flag.

July 03, 2015 2:00 pm


David Swanson: Veterans urge drone operators to refuse orders to fly

An increasing number of United States military veterans are counseling United States military drone operators to refuse to fly drone surveilla…

19 hours ago

David Fellerath: I own guns. But I hate the NRA.

But in 21st-century America, arms-bearing is an inalienable right, thanks to 27 anachronistic words of a constitution ratified in an 18th-cent…

July 04, 2015 4:30 am

Michael Cummins: A thousand splendid sunsets — for tax exemptions

If a tax exemption is worth the cost, the Legislature should have no problem reaffirming it regularly.

July 03, 2015 10:30 am

Katrina Vanden Heuvel : How guaranteed sick leave became a political juggernaut

Last week, the Supreme Court upheld a core provision of the Affordable Care Act, quashing Republicans' latest attempt to gut the law through t…

July 03, 2015 4:30 am

Rep. Melissa Sargent: Money speaks in Wisconsin legislative process

Money is shaping every decision made at the state Capitol. Campaign finance reform is critical. 

July 03, 2015 4:30 am

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout: Four (not so easy) ways to balance the transportation budget

Delaying projects will take their toll on residents and business. However, making our grandchildren pay for our inability to say “no” is not a…

July 02, 2015 3:00 pm

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State Debate: Blogger sees the 'beginning of the end of open records' in Wisconsin

State Debate: Blogger sees the 'beginning of the end of open records' in Wisconsin

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