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MADISON (WORT) — The family of Tony Robinson plans to hold a free community celebration this Sunday to remember the young man who was fatally shot by a Madison police officer on March 6th.
MADISON (WORT) — Madison State Rep. Melissa Sargent has introduced a bill to legalize the medical and recreational use of marijuana. If passed, Wisconsin would become the fifth state to end the prohibition on the popular drug.
MADISON (WORT) — Tone Madison’s Scott Gordon interview Madison culture writer Andre Darlington about his new media endeavor, Sprig & Spirit.
During an interview with WORT’s Dylan Brogan, Mayor Paul Soglin said his landslide victory this week is affirmation that Madison voters support his populist style of governance.
MADISON (WORT) — Voters added seven new alders to the Madison Common Council on Tuesday including community activist Samba Baldeh. A native of Gambia, Baldeh defeated two-term District 17 Alder Joe Clausius by just 32 votes.
In the early 1960’s, Yale psychologist Stanley Milgram devised a series of experiments to test a person’s willingness to obey orders from an “experimenter.”