Madison, WI: 1,500 people shut down major thoroughfare, marched to Governor’s mansion #justice4tony #BlackLivesMatter

At least 1,500 people took part in this rally and march. A majority of those in attendance were high school and college students of color. A minority of white residents of various ages also joined in taking the streets. Here’s the brief Reuters story. The WISN Channel 12 story. This includes helicopter footage, a live more »

Some News Made In Wisconsin: “Rules”, Turncoat beans, a Bitcoin Baron, Obama says #RTW is “inexcusable”, Walker’s trails behind libs

NY Times editorial team notices Wisconsin supreme court and the John Doe investigation: “This should not be a hard call, but under a pitifully weak rule in Wisconsin’s code of judicial conduct, judges do not have to recuse themselves over independent spending related to their campaigns.”   ———————— New “Right To Work For Less” bill is not more »

Tony Robinson: A few photos, thoughts, upcoming events #Justice4Tony #TonyRobinson #Madison #BlackLivesMatter

I attended a meeting sponsored by Young Gifted and Black at the YWCA yesterday morning and then marched from East Wilson, around the Capitol, down East Washington, and to the site of the killing of Tony Robinson on Williamson Street yesterday. It probably greatly inconvenienced some people that we took over East Washington both walking more »