Category Archives: identity politics

Why ‘progressive’ is a dirty word

“Progressive” has become a dirty word to many Americans, more closely associated with intolerance and double standards than with free thought and due process. — A self-described liberal Trump hater in the Wall Street Journal. The abashed progressive writes: Advertisements

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Mainstream news media pivots from Russian collusion to ‘Trump is a racist’

Advocates and the media deemed Mr. Trump’s non-racial denunciation of Baltimore’s leadership racist. Never mind that the victims of the city’s almost daily drive-by shootings are black. Race shields minority politicians from criticism. — Heather Mac Donald It’s the page … Continue reading

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Believe women … or else!

It’s 2019 and Atticus Finch still isn’t enough UW-Madison still has the long knives out for Quintez Cephus Quintez Cephus has been exonerated of criminal sexual assault in Dane County Circuit Court. Not just presumed innocent but — mindful of … Continue reading

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Satya is the Progressive Dane mayor Madison deserves

Attention Madison Professional Police Officers Assn. You endorsed Satya Rhodes Conway for mayor of Madison. Now you got her. What did you expect? Madison’s new mayor has taken a page out of Jennifer Cheatham’s playbook. Like the outgoing school superintendent, … Continue reading

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Deforest’s Norskies create hostile learning environment for Swedes

Madison Car Jackers, anyone? Just as rust never sleeps, our liberal-progressive-socialist acquaintances never stop signaling their virtue. How can they, when there is so much in the world for which to take offense? — if only one looks hard enough!  … Continue reading

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Brenda Konkel is a slap in the face

It goes beyond disrespect. It is more than an insult to police officers. The new mayor’s appointment of Brenda Konkel to the Public Safety Review Committee is an outright assault on public safety.  This blog broke that story yesterday morning … Continue reading

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