UWM’s Chancellor Declines Interview on Sexual Harassment & Assault

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Stollies: Inside Milwaukee's Stolen Car Epidemic

Of the many stories that lead Milwaukee newscasts every night, stolen car chases and crashes are far too familiar. And one common denominator is often the age of the drivers and passengers involved. As it turns out, there’s a term for stealing cars and joyriding that many people over the age of 21 may not have even heard of -- stollies. And that thrill of the chase is wreaking havoc on Wisconsin’s streets and putting lives in danger...  Read more

Of the many stories that lead Milwaukee newscasts every night, stolen car chases and crashes are far too familiar. And one common denominator is often the age of the drivers and passengers involved. As it turns out, there’s a term for stealing cars and joyriding that many people over the age of 21 may not have even heard of -- stollies. And that thrill of the chase is wreaking havoc on Wisconsin’s streets and putting lives in danger... Read more

Officer Who Shot Sylville Smith Charged With Felony Sexual Assault

The police officer who shot and killed 23-year-old Sylville Smith in the Sherman Park neighborhood in August, sparking days of unrest, allegedly sexually assaulted a man and told him he “was the boss and there are no limitations on how [he] lives.”...  Read more

The police officer who shot and killed 23-year-old Sylville Smith in the Sherman Park neighborhood in August, sparking days of unrest, allegedly sexually assaulted a man and told him he “was the boss and there are no limitations on how [he] lives.”... Read more

modern-day leper

A “modern-day leper.”  Those are his words. Ventae Parrow is branded by the state of Wisconsin as a “homeless sex offender” and, by many in society, an outcast to be feared, warned about, and shunned...  Read more

A “modern-day leper.”

Those are his words. Ventae Parrow is branded by the state of Wisconsin as a “homeless sex offender” and, by many in society, an outcast to be feared, warned about, and shunned... Read more

What It’s Like To Experience Black Pain In Milwaukee

It is Saturday morning and I have spent all weekend packing up my belongings from my parents northside Milwaukee home into my first apartment. Nina Simone’s “Baltimore” is on repeat. My best friend and now roommate is on the opposite side of town doing the same; it will be her first time living on the northside. I have constantly reassured her that despite what we see on television, Milwaukee is more than its problems...  Read more

It is Saturday morning and I have spent all weekend packing up my belongings from my parents northside Milwaukee home into my first apartment. Nina Simone’s “Baltimore” is on repeat. My best friend and now roommate is on the opposite side of town doing the same; it will be her first time living on the northside. I have constantly reassured her that despite what we see on television, Milwaukee is more than its problems... Read more