This You Gotta See

July 5, 2011 | Blog

Outgoing UW Madison Chancellor Biddy Martin appeared on Here and Now last night. This is a must-watch. (Boy, she doesn’t…

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Wake Up and Smell Scott Walker’s Plans for UW-Madison

June 29, 2011 | Blog

Biddy Martin is moving on to Amherst. Sadly, UW Madison is stuck with the Martin/Walker, Walker/Martin plan for public authority–…

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Scott Walker’s Hokey Pokey

April 18, 2011 | Blog

Eliminating collective bargaining for Wisconsin public employees was all about balancing the state budget. Until it wasn’t. Expanding the Milwaukee…

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Guest Post: Why "New Badger Partnership" Means Loss of Independence for UW-Madison

April 13, 2011 | Blog

The following is a guest posting from Harry Peterson, a UW-Madison administrator from 1978-1990, Chief of Staff to Chancellor Donna…

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"A Pearl in a Pile of Crap" — Or Just More Crap?

April 7, 2011 | Blog

At a public forum on Madison’s campus last night, Aaron Brower called the NBP “a pearl in a pile of…

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Someone’s Not Listening…

April 6, 2011 | Blog

I have a four-year-old and a one-year-old so I’m used to people who don’t listen. I repeat myself, say it…

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You Call Yourself a Cadillac

April 2, 2011 | Blog

“Chancellor Martin asked Governor Walker for a Chevrolet, and he graciously offered her a Cadillac. We [the Badger Advocates] are…

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Stop the NBP: We Want Off!

March 25, 2011 | Blog

The news that the Wisconsin GOP has begun to investigate UW-Madison faculty should cause all members of the UW-Madison community…

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Why Can’t Democratic Leaders Break It Down Like Jon?

March 4, 2011 | Blog

Jon Stewart makes a compelling defense of teachers on the March 3rd Daily Show. He juxtaposes numerous comments made on…

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You Call Yourself An Optimist?

March 2, 2011 | Blog

“I’m an optimist…tempers will cool.” Scott Walker, delivering his big ol’ budget speech, 3/1/2011 There are too many important words…

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