Sexual Assault


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Across Milwaukee and the globe, Denim Day is bringing attention to victims of sexual assault in an effort to end victim blaming Read more

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Marquette University stages a one-hour drama about sexual assault. Read more


Zach Dear shared a statement after a Tumblr account compiled more than a dozen allegations of sexual misconduct. Read more

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Heal the Hood MKE is a series of neighborhood events launched back 2012 by founder-lead organizer Ajamou Butler to provide support for kids and families; their next block parties take place July 29 and Aug. 25-26. Read more

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I’ve seen two vivd productions of Extremities. Both of them were in intimate, little studio theater spaces. I vividly remember a moment in one of those shows. There was a man cowering in a fireplace in the basement of the Brumder Mansion. He was s.. Read more




The Shepherd Express names Safe Harbor in Sheboygan its heroes of the week for its services for survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence. Read more


Pretty Low, the new album from Milwaukee-based hardcore act Expire, wastes little time in setting the mood that dominates the record’s 11 tracks. Over a metal-infused Read more

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Because the loudest critics of education don’t really like either teachers or kids very much, those two groups usually receive the most condemnation for the failings of our Read more

Taking Liberties

Earlier this year, the unthinkable happened.For the first time in almost two decades, the landmark Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) was allowed to expire. Read more

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Last year, SlutWalk started as a grassroots response to a remark made by a Toronto police officer and quickly became an international movement whose goal was to stop the blaming of victims for being sexually... Read more


One of the first improvisational jam bands to use a canvas ofelectronic- and dance-based sounds instead of rock- and blue-based ones, Sound Tribe Sector 9 is at the forefront of an offshoot of jam music affectionately Read more

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Wye Oak’s 2009 album The Knot is caked with textural detail, a homespun tapestry pat The Knot ,Concert Reviews Read more

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Skylight Theatre’s Artistic Director Bill Theisen and comic talent Brian Vaughn star The Producers ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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After finding fluke success a couple of years ago with “I’m Coming Home for Christmas,” a song that cracked some charts after appearing on an episode of “ER,” Milwaukee prog-ro,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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The Danger was born of Kenosha’s rigid punk scene, but soon relocated to Milwaukee t The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep, ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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