Stories tagged: "George Floyd"


Milwaukee Police Want Thousands of Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas, Smoke Grenades for Policing DNC
Milwaukee Police Want Thousands of Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas, and Smoke Grenades for Policing DNC

Items requested despite city officials ordering police to not use rubber bullets and as Trump plans to deploy uninvited federal forces.

Republicans Haven’t Called Legislature Into Session in 100 Days. Here’s What’s Happened Since Then.
Republicans Haven’t Called Legislature Into Session in 100 Days. Here’s What’s Happened Since Then.

Amid a pandemic, recession, and mass protest movement, the state’s top Republicans have given legislators an extended vacation.

Trump Officially Orders Federal Troops to Milwaukee Over Non-Existent Riots
Trump Officially Orders Federal Troops to Milwaukee

Troops also heading to Chicago, Detroit, and Cleveland.

Minnesota Passed Police Reform Package. Will Wisconsin?
Shawano School Board Member Facing Calls to Resign After Racist George Floyd Post

Board met in special session Sunday, voting for Mart Grams to resign.

Trump Isn't Going To Like This Wisconsin Poll
Trump Isn’t Going To Like This Wisconsin Poll

Views on police vary, but reform supported.

These Young Wisconsin Activists Aren't Backing Down in the Fight for Change
These Young Wisconsin Activists Aren’t Backing Down in the Fight for Change

From Eau Claire, to Dodgeville, Milwaukee and Monroe, BLM protests often coordinated by those in their teens or early 20’s.