Proof of Low Expectations: Civics Test is “Dangerous?!”

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The leadership in the GOP-dominated Wisconsin legislature has pushed forward a measure (AB 194) that would require high schools in the state to administer a civics test before handing them a diploma. The tests most often proposed are 100 questions long, and … Continued

Senate Candidate Jumps Shark, Posts Entire Text of Anonymous Op-Ed

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This morning, state senate candidate Jonathan Steitz issued a press release through email only, that took the rare step of quoting the entire text of an anonymous op-ed written over the last two days. This op-ed, written by the unknown “Linda … Continued

Misgiving: Conservative Media Cannibals Turn on Us – Are We to Blame?

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Wisconsin’s Very Own Conservative Pitbull I hesitate to take on any conservatives because I am one myself. I am a free-market, libertarian-leaning constitutionalist. My goal is unity – even in this piece. But just as I know the “news” is affected by … Continued