Michelle Obama

Former First Lady Michelle Obama comes to town, while events related to the upcoming Wisconsin Supreme Court election ramp up. Read more

Saving Our Democracy

As St. Patrick’s Day is looming closer, Dear Ruthie shares her social calendar in the greater Milwaukee area. Read more

Dear Ruthie

The late night host will speak with Michelle Obama at the Milwaukee stop of her book tour. Read more

Happening Now

The Democratic convention just showed us the multiracial face of America as it exists today. The Republican nominee continues to show us the vile, twisted face of racism and bigotry in America. Read more

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On Monday, three federal appellate court judges—all of whom were appointed by Republicans—declared Wisconsin’s restrictive voter ID law to be constitutional. These are the same judges Read more

Issue of the Week

The movement is led from the top by the healthy foods initiative of First Lady Michelle Obama and from Milwaukee by Will Allen, founder of Growing Power, named by Time Read more

Taking Liberties

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Everyone knows President Barack Obama is a great speaker, but there’s a reason why he also inspires seasoned politicians, a former president and previous presidential candidates to deliver some of the best speeches of their ... Read more

Taking Liberties

Yeah! Growing Power’s Will Allen is slated to appear with First Lady Michelle Obama tomorrow as she kicks off her campaign to fight childhood obesity. Michelle couldn’t have picked a better guy to help her out. Will’s been an inspi.. Read more

Happening Now

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Taking Liberties

On the eve of Wisconsin’s high-profile primary, Barack Obama will make his closing Foto: Modernity in Central Europe, 1918-1945 ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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