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 […]

Wisconsin’s Tampon Tax

Despite being the first state to ratify the 19th amendment — securing women’s right to vote — and recently being ranked as the 9th best state for women, Wisconsin still has one simple issue: the tampon tax. Do you know what’s not taxed in Wisconsin? Cheetos. Whatchamacallits. Viagra. Do you know what is? Pads and […]