What Wisconsin Women Could Buy If…

In Wisconsin, full-time working women earn an average of $9,945 less than their male counterparts. This wage gap is even larger for non-white women — Black women make just 63 cents and Latinas make just 55 cents for every dollar a white man earns. According to the National Partnership for Women & Families, the extra […]

Wisconsin’s Nazi Fighter: Mildred Fish-Harnack

Here is a story of one badass Wisconsin woman: Mildred Fish-Harnack. Mildred was born in Milwaukee in 1902. While studying and teaching at UW-Madison, she met a German student named Arvid Harnack and married him in 1926. Because how do you meet a guy named Arvid and not marry him. A few years later, they […]