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Friday, Jan. 18, 2013

Mercy, Pity, Peace & Love (MoonJune Records)

 The second album from the progressive rock and jazz group douBt begins with “There Is A War Going On,” a spoken-word rant against the infamous One Percent. It’s a startlingly political—and distinctly American—opening
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012
Just in time for Election Day, Bay View’s Boulevard Theatre is producing a reading of Gore Vidal’s politically charged dramatic comedy The Best Man. David Flores and Mark Bucher direct... 
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008


It is with great displeasure that I write this letter. Upon seeking out this weeks edition of the Shepherd Express (Feb. 14 - Feb. 20, 2008), I am witness to your political ideology.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008
Political Doings: Mayor Tom Barrett, one of Milwaukee’s top Obama Boys, tossed a hoped-for victory party the night of the New Hampshire primary at a packed Monica’s on Astor. Despite Barack Obama’s surprising defeat, the fun inside the cavernous, subterranean bar/eatery was not deterred.
Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008
Something new seems to be spreading from Milwaukee politicians. Unbelievably, local officials have begun expressing something that sounds remarkably like political courage regarding criminal justice. Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm gave a year-end interview to the local newspaper looking back on his first year in office.