Wisconsin Right To Life

Joel McNally discusses and argues against the Fetal Pain Prevention Act, a new piece of legislation crafted by Republican legislators in collaboration with Wisconsin Right to Life. The act would ban the abortions for pregnancies after 20 we... Read more

Taking Liberties 14 Comments

Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is stepping down at the end of his term, providing Wisconsin voters a rare opportunity to vote for two new candidates for this Read more

News Features 4 Comments

Bills bubbling up in the state Legislature would grant new legal rights to fertilized eggs that would trump the health and well-being of Wisconsin women and turn Read more

News Features

Is it a coincidence that a small bomb exploded outside of a Grand Chute, Wis., Planned Parenthood clinic the same week the Republican presidential candidates were campaigning in Wisconsin? The 2012 candidates for the Republican presidentia... Read more

Issue of the Week 10 Comments

As I noted in this week's cover story, state Sen. Alberta Darling has done a full flip-flop on women's reproductive rights.Once a moderate Republican who served on the board of Planned Parenthood, Darling shed her pro-choice position as quickly as.. Read more

Daily Dose

One might assume that a Milwaukee rapper who calls himself a Martian with the soul of a hippie would be an East Side alternative MC with aspirations of being on a label like Def Jux or Rhymesayers. That Pretty Ricky Phontaine fits better wi... Read more

Album Reviews 4 Comments

With Gov. Jim Doyle and Democrats in control of both houses of the Legislature, long-overdue reforms affecting limits on teacher pay and funding of transit blocked by Republicans for years were included in the state budget with little fuss. Read more

Taking Liberties 17 Comments