Just received word that Amos Roe, an active member of the Policy Werkes, passed away last night 11-28-2020 of an apparent heart attack. He and Blaska ran for Madison school board last year.
We also mourn the passing of a long-time colleague of ours at The Capital Times, Rosemary Kendrick. We knew Rosemary as the chief of the copy desk. Our friend was 80 years of age. Full Obiturary.
We need better alders!
Run for Madison city council and school board
You need only to file out three brief forms and get 20 signatures to get on the April 6 ballot.
Begin circulating nominating petition December 1; papers due January 5. Alder candidates only need 20 signatures of eligible voters; school board 100. (Get more to be safe.)
What we’re reading
Durham appointed special prosecutor
So he can continue probe under Biden presidency. More here.
only a Progressive could believe!
Hey kids! What time is it? Headline in the current Nation magazine:
Didn’t LBJ declare war on poverty? Making the Democrat the only President to lose two wars, the other being Vietnam.
Tag Archives: white privilege
Sorry, we’re having trouble saving ourselves! A modest proposal: Replace those vapid, virtue-signaling “Black Lives Matter” signs with something more constructive, like: “Listen to Your Teachers.” Good advice regardless of race. Which is the point. The notion that Madison WI discriminates … Continue reading
No thanks on Thanksgiving? The white lab coats at Blaska Policy Werkes, the indentured servants at the Stately Manor, and the unlettered field hands at the Experimental Work Farm (and Penal Colony) wish you a rewarding Thanksgiving. Have an extra … Continue reading
It just keeps getting crazier, the idiocies of identity politics and its attendant race-shaming and victim mongering. Who knew there was a “disparate impact” in filing nomination papers to get on the ballot in a city election? Who knew the … Continue reading
New York Times gets pranked! ‘I’m riddled with shame. White shame. … I feel like my literal existence hurts people …’ — Whitey This is a letter to an actual advice column published August 14, 2018 by the terminally Trump-deranged New … Continue reading
In Madison’s public schools, being ‘positive behavior support coach’ is dangerous duty The Madison Metropolitan School District is doubling down on its race-first, achievement-second philosophy. This blogge first reported the frustrations expressed by a unionized teacher who is quitting teaching … Continue reading
The problem with liberals, parts #234 and 234½ Big long story in today’s print Capital Times exposes a terrible injustice: “A student lingers in detention after an unauthorized letter from his school reaches his court file.” Mattie Reese wants to make … Continue reading