Category Archives: Critical Race Theory / Identity politics

Race is at the forefront

Teaching CRT ‘and all that stuff’ If you doubt that the Woke Wobblies have taken over Madison’s public schools, we submit the following: School board president Ali Muldrow and immediate past member Ananda Mirilli are accusing Ismael Ozanne, a black man, … Continue reading

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Will Hunter Biden teach drug policy at UW-Madison?

He knows the subject and the new chancellor! Something tells the Werkes that the new UW-Madison chancellor won’t be restoring the good name of Academy Award-winnning actor Fredric March any time soon. That big rock ain’t coming back, either. The … Continue reading

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How would end of Roe hurt Queer folk the most?

Where’s OUR $1,000? and other impertinences! It’s entirely performative but maddening, just the same. The Dane County Board of Supervisors is poised Thursday 05-19-22 to support abortion on demand. It’s a reaction to the Supreme Court’s anticipated decision in Dobbs v Jackson … Continue reading

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‘People of color’ is not a thing!

and other Democrat(ic) party apostasies! Winston Churchill famously said that nothing concentrates the mind like being shot at. Blaska’s political corollary is that electoral disaster is its own wake-up call. That’s how November’s elections shape up for Democrats. Even CNN … Continue reading

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Don’t teach to race, teach to needs

Identity politics is failing our kids. Treating people as members of a racial socio-economic class is Marxist and counter-productive (but we repeat ourselves). Wisconsin’s Department of Public Instruction now lectures white classroom teachers on how to teach black boys. Doesn’t … Continue reading

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Has Madison’s Defund the Police fever broken?

Will Mayor Satya veto? The cop haters might have been able to defeat the small-scale, one-year trial of police body-worn cameras had not Ald. Tag Evers (Progressive Dane) defected. His yes vote allowed the modest measure, authorizing only $83,000 in … Continue reading

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