DAILY WISCONSIN

Race

Openly Racist

President Trump is assuredly not our first racist president. But he is the first in this modern era to have gone beyond dog whistles to demonstrate by word and deed that he embraces racism.– @oricardopimente https://t.co/O1TMvEt830 pic.twitter.com/RKOtNuR489 — Wisconsin Examiner (@WIExaminer) November 16, 2020              

THREE TIMES in TOSA

It's the third time Wauwatosa police have attacked the character of a Black man in government for supporting #BLM and ignoring its own serious problems with Tosa's communities of color. https://t.co/b07eyUAykp pic.twitter.com/2PUepyI1LN — Wisconsin Examiner (@WIExaminer) September 17, 2020                          

Union Opposition

Wauwatosa police union calls for a committee created to address policing and 'systemic inequities' to be disbanded https://t.co/jXkpTklQCb via @ecaseymedia — Mary Spicuzza (@MSpicuzzaMJS) September 15, 2020              

ACLU Blasts Bigoted Letter in Tosa

This grotesque letter is another reminder that white supremacy is present throughout society. For us to build a racially just society, we must fight racism in law enforcement, in our neighborhoods, and everywhere else it exists. https://t.co/mE4qtfXLfs — ACLU of Wisconsin (@ACLUofWisconsin) September 3, 2020              

Small Town Wisconsin And Racism

So I was very disappointed a person who grew up in my town posted a long racist screed on Facebook which decried black colleges, and black business associations, and grinding on about how white people have “LOST most of OUR RIGHTS in this country”.  I read it and left it alone for most of the…

Racial Disparity

Biggest part of it is the massive disparity in both the construction and enforcement of laws. One example: Whites use marijuana at a slightly higher rate than Blacks, yet Blacks are arrested for possession SIX times more than whites. pic.twitter.com/mhkobIMKqT — Jud Lounsbury (@JudLounsbury) June 4, 2020