Now that the dust has settled, Ben Wikler can finally take a few minutes to relax and reflect on the historic results of Wisconsin’s most recent state Supreme Court race, […]
Alder Dina Nina Martinez Becomes the First Out Trans Woman To Be Elect...
On Tuesday, Dina Nina Martinez-Rutherford was elected alder of Madison’s 15th district—the first out trans woman ever elected in Wisconsin. She ran on a platform of affordable housing, improving neighborhood […]
Revisiting “The Politics of Resentment” With Author Katherine J. C...
On the same day this week that former President Trump made his way to a criminal arraignment, those of us in Wisconsin made our way to the polls—a place that […]
The Wisconsin Supreme Court Race, From the Perspective of a Former Jus...
This week, Republican-backed judge Dan Kelly and Democrat-backed judge Janet Protasiewicz won the top spots in Tuesday’s statewide primary and will soon face each other in the April 4th general […]
How the Right Lost (And Is Still Losing) Its Mind
The brand new hostility between members of the Republican party was on full display during the food fight that was the election of House Speaker Kevin McCarthy earlier this month. […]
A Look Into the 2023 Political Crystal Ball, with Michael Wagner
It’s almost the New Year, a time for reflecting on the past year and looking forward to a fresh start in the next one. But after the political chaos of […]