Michelle Obama

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. more

Aug 2, 2016 2:28 PM Taking Liberties 41 Comments

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 more

Oct 8, 2014 1:48 AM Expresso

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 more

May 22, 2013 3:41 PM 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 ... more

Sep 11, 2012 8:00 PM 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.. more

Feb 8, 2010 9:50 PM Daily Dose

To make up for years of writing thattends to annoy people with guns, let me take this opp What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,Taking Liberties more

Dec 17, 2008 12:00 AM Taking Liberties

If millions of people are truly outragedover sexism in politics following the defeat of Sen. Hillary Clintonfor the Democratic presidential nomination, it’s obvious what the nexttarget should be: the brazen denigration of another accomplished wom... more

Jun 18, 2008 12:00 AM News Features 2 Comments

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 more

Feb 18, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee