Category Archives: Crime

Spend that Biden stimulus money on saving Madison’s gang bangers

The infrastructure we really need It is a beautiful Easter Sunday this April 4th, temperatures in the 70°s F a second straight day. But one wonders if, along with the crocuses, those pop-up memorials to the dead will sprout on … Continue reading

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A mall won’t fix Madison’s mauled State Street

first of two parts Newspapers need a cause. William Randolph Hearst’s was war with Spain. Col. McCormick wanted commies out of the State Department. The great crusade of our favorite Madison morning daily these days is moving bus traffic off … Continue reading

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Madison alders’ racial hatred penalizes State Street

second of two parts When society is blamed no one is responsible. Which is why Madison’s Progressive Dane-dominated city government has condemned once-vibrant State Street to struggle. A Midwest version of war-torn Beirut. All in the cause (incredibly) of racial … Continue reading

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How the Left hijacked civil rights 

To overcome racism, Black Americans always emphasized human agency and individual responsibility. Robert Woodson and Joshua Mitchell in “How the Left Hijacked Civil Rights.” Many Black leaders have lost sight of Martin Luther King Jr. altogether and are aiding and … Continue reading

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Progressive ‘idiocy’ is harming minorities

Race-based Defund the Police sabotages public order! Ross Douthat of the New York Times gets it! The Times columnist says the policies of many progressives “are sabotaging basic civic goods … deepening America’s racial inequalities even if Trumpism goes down to defeat.” Like … Continue reading

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The party of rioters is electing Trump

The Left is going to elect Donald Trump because they don’t know when to quit. The near-fatal ambush of two police officers in the overwhelmingly Black neighborhood of Compton in Los Angeles is the predictable result of the ritualistic cop … Continue reading

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