Tag Archives: Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty

Madison does about-face on racial discrimination

‘Offensive and repugnant’ from the Wisconsin Institute on Law & Liberty: The Madison Common Council Tuesday 05-10-22 adopted an amended ordinance to remove unconstitutional racial quotas from a Police Civilian Oversight Board. The action comes in response to a federal … Continue reading

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Madison to rescind Police Civilian Oversight Board’s racial quotas

If the Common Council follows its attorney’s recommendation. Blaska is about to win his law suit against the City of Madison, unless the Common Council chickens out. The City is poised to acknowledge that it impermissibly based membership on the … Continue reading

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This time — like last time — fair maps

All politics is loco A progressive putsch? The previous installment of your favorite Blogge reported that Madison is redrawing its aldermanic districts to conform with the 2020 Census. Now the context: The maps throw council moderates Gary Halverson, Sheri Carter, … Continue reading

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We’re taking the Police Civilian Oversight Board to court

Racism is racism Since our college days marching in Milwaukee with Father Groppi, patron saint of bus drivers, the Head Groundskeeper hereabouts has fought racism. Which is why David Blaska is lead complainant against the City of Madison WI, Mayor … Continue reading

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Madison schools: quit teaching racism

Sorry we got caught Have you read a less sincere “apology” than that uttered by Madison WI public schools for its discussion groups segregated by race like some Mississippi Burning bus station? “This message did not convey our intention in … Continue reading

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Jim Crow at Madison West high school

‘Lacking clarity’ but fully diverse West High School Principal Karen Boran apologized on behalf of West High School for an e-mail to parents that segregated white Zoom sessions from one for persons of color. “This message did not convey our … Continue reading

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