Wisconsin attorney Stephanie Rapkin was arrested and charged twice over the weekend for assaulting demonstrators who were peacefully protesting.
Wisconsin went through with in-person voting on April 7 for its primary election in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
ESSENCE spoke to some of Wisconsin’s Black voters about the frustration and anger they felt between having to choose between their vote and their health.
Jill Karofsky beat conservative incumbent Justice Daniel Kelly for a Wisconsin Supreme Court seat in a big win for Democrats.
The Democratic National Convention which was scheduled to begin on July 13 in Milwaukee, Wis. has now been moved to the week of August 17.
Alvin Cole, 17, was shot five times by a Wauwatosa police officer after he allegedly fired a shot and fled.
From Madison To Miss Black USA: How Growing Up In The Midwest Prepared TaKema Balentine For Her Throne
Balentine is the first Miss Black USA from the LGBTQ community and from Wisconsin to ever reign. She says each of her identities played a role in helping her win.
The new Progress Center for Black Women in Madison, Wisconsin, will be a 10,000 square feet oasis.
Robin Anderson was in a different model car, with very different license plates, when police violently confronted her as a robbery suspect.