Forward for Liberty Blog

As the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin (ACLU-WI), and a gay man, I spend a lot of time defending or promoting the civil liberties and rights of other people,...
By Wendy George   When we were little, we used to tell our mama she had good ears. My little sister and I would whisper under the covers in our bed after lights out, and somehow mom could always hear...
By Jim Moeser, Wisconsin Council for Children and Families We did not quite make it through the legislative maze to get the 2nd Chance Bill passed this session, but we will bring it back next year....
By Steven M. Watt & Allison Frankel   Juwan Wickware wasn't the shooter. But he is one of more than 2,500 people nationwide who will grow from a teenager to an adult to an elderly person...
By Molly Collins Wisconsin’s experimentation with taxpayer-funded charter and voucher schools is a failure. Our recent ranking as the worst state for African-American students’ reading and math...