Category Archives: Satya Rhodes-Conway

Don’t assume 5 teens running from wrecked car had stolen it!

Another in an unending series: How Madison progressives think The Policy Werkes presents for your edification this on-line, social-media colloquy between an alarmed citizen and your garden-variety, lily white, Madison WI social-justice scold. Ralph, of the Nakoma neighborhood: Don’t think … Continue reading

Posted in Progressives, Satya Rhodes-Conway, Tales from the front lines | 21 Comments

Brenda Konkel demands: Stop reporting crime news!

Marginalize the police, cover up crime reports, pretend your Leftist politics aren’t to blame Yeah, that’s the ticket! When late-19th Century muckraking cartoonist Thomas Nast exposed the crooked dealings of the Tammany Hall machine, Boss Tweed cried, “Stop them damn … Continue reading

Posted in Mike Koval, Progressives, Satya Rhodes-Conway | Tagged , , | 40 Comments

The people had spoken vs. Satya’s wheel tax but who listened?

Vote Progressive Dane, get screwed It was what we thought it was. Madison is 10 to 1 opposed to the city’s $40 wheel tax, judging from the 2,000 pages [CORRECTED] of e-mails that flooded city hall from 250 individuals. Kudos … Continue reading

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Social justice warriors are killing our kids

… and encouraging car jackings What is this ‘personal responsibility’ of which you speak? Shake your soft little fists all you want at the Mexican cartels who slaughtered three women and their children pleading for their lives in Sonora state. … Continue reading

Posted in identity politics, Madison city government, Madison schools, Mike Koval, Satya Rhodes-Conway, War on Police | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments

‘Feeling safe is a basic need’

Even TV-3’s Neil Heinen gets it! Why isn’t WI State Journal weighing in? WISC TV-3 did great job reporting the Orchard Ridge neighborhood association’s call for more public safety by adding more police officers to the Madison city budget. ⇒ … Continue reading

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Take the bus, Gus; Don’t need to discuss much

Progressive Dane runs this city The late, great satirical magazine National Lampoon published an issue with one or the classic covers of all time. An endearing dog — a beagle, we think — looks worriedly to the side at a … Continue reading

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