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Governor Walker Needs to Reconsider His New Drug Testing Policy

In Wisconsin, whatever Governor Walker’s intentions may be with his drug testing policy, the evidence shows that to implement such a policy would condemn WI taxpayers to frivolous spending in order to catch insignificant amounts of users. Additionally, it is morally wrong to use taxpayer funds in order to violate the constitutional rights of the poor.

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Drones and why it is time for a serious public discussion.

About the Author  Ryan is a political scientist, humanist, and dog lover. He is currently a Master’s Candidate studying International Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin Madison.   The Basics What is a predator drone? For the purposes of…

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Positive Activism Fall Spotlight: Aly Wane

Every quarter, Positive Activism seeks to discover a new activist and find out what what really makes them tick! This fall’s spotlight piece features Aly Wane an “illegal alien” fighting for peace, equality, and the fair treatment of immigrants. Read…

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A Word on Homeless Policy in the United States *Spoiler Alert* It Sucks

In America, it is estimated that 3.5 million people are currently homeless. In the same country, census data indicate that approximately 18.5 million houses currently sit vacant. In addition, a barrage of new laws in major cities across the US have made it a crime to even offer food to…

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