Stories tagged: "protests"


The empty pedestal after protesters took down the Forward statue on the grounds for the state Capitol June 24 in Madison. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Statues Can Be Replaced. Lives Cannot.

Our comfort level should be challenged if real change is to occur.

Evers on Toppled Statues: ‘Nonsensical’
Evers on Toppled Capitol Statues: ‘Defies Logic, Moves Us Backward’

Governor activates Wisconsin National Guard. Vos says no reform for months.

FILE - In this June 1, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump departs the White House to visit outside St. John's Church, in Washington. Part of the church was set on fire during protests on Sunday night. Walking behind Trump from left are, Attorney General William Barr, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.  Milley says his presence “created a perception of the military involved in domestic politics.” He called it “a mistake” that he has learned from.  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
America’s Top Military Official: ‘I Should Not Have Been’ at Trump’s Photo Op

Army Gen. Mark Milley said he was wrong to have accompanied the president on his June 1 walk through Lafayette Square to St. John’s Church, where Trump held a bible aloft in an awkward publicity stunt.

President Donald Trump walks past police in Lafayette Park after he visited outside St. John's Church across from the White House Monday, June 1, 2020, in Washington. Part of the church was set on fire during protests on Sunday night. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)
Evers: Trump ‘Ain’t Helpful’

Governor to UpNorthNews: ‘Being overly mean to people doesn’t cut it.’